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datetime unknown in postgresql

Postby szazs89 » Tue Jan 17, 2006 6:46 pm

I have tried to install the recently downloaded OCS package (1.1.5), however,
it has problems when trying creating the tables (e.g. papers) in the database.
It is because postgresql (>=7.4.x?) does not know the date type DATETIME.

[It seems that postgresql (>=7.3) does not support type DATETIME and recommends TIMESTAMP instead -- http://postgresql.org/, Google, etc.]

Is there a patch for it?

[Here it is ;-) -- see at the bottom. At least it gets through the install. That's all for now.]

Zs
# Patch of install.php in ocs-1.1.5. Not fully tested, use at your own risk!
Code: Select all
--- install.php.orig    2004-01-11 03:40:17.000000000 +0100
+++ install.php     2006-01-18 14:33:52.000000000 +0100
@@ -420,7 +420,7 @@
                                view_reviews VARCHAR(5) NOT NULL DEFAULT '',
                                primary_track_id INT NOT NULL DEFAULT 0,
                                secondary_track_id INT NOT NULL DEFAULT 0,
-                               created DATETIME,
+                               created TIMESTAMP,
                                timestamp TIMESTAMP NOT NULL DEFAULT NOW()
                        )") or $error = "createtables";
                }
@@ -599,8 +599,8 @@
                                has_paid VARCHAR(5) NOT NULL DEFAULT '',
                                reg_email VARCHAR(5) NOT NULL DEFAULT '',
                                special_requests TEXT NOT NULL DEFAULT '',
-                               date_registered DATETIME,
-                               date_paid DATETIME
+                               date_registered TIMESTAMP,
+                               date_paid TIMESTAMP
                        )") or $error = "createtables";
                }
                else {
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