This cdist type allows you to manage PostgreSQL extensions.
The __object_id to pass to __postgres_extension is of the form dbname:extension, e.g.:
CAUTION! Be careful when installing extensions from (untrusted) third-party sources:
Installing an extension as superuser requires trusting that the extension's author wrote the extension installation script in a secure fashion. It is not terribly difficult for a malicious user to create trojan-horse objects that will compromise later execution of a carelessly-written extension script, allowing that user to acquire superuser privileges. – https://www.postgresql.org/docs/13/sql-createextension.html#id-184.108.40.206.7
either present or absent, defaults to present.
# Install extension unaccent into database rails_test __postgres_extension rails_test:unaccent # Drop extension unaccent from database fails_test __postgres_extension rails_test:unaccent --state absent
- PostgreSQL "CREATE EXTENSION" documentation at: http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/sql-createextension.html.
Tomas Pospisek <tpo_deb--@--sourcepole.ch> Dennis Camera <dennis.camera--@--ssrq-sds-fds.ch>
Copyright (C) 2014 Tomas Pospisek, 2021 Dennis Camera. You can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
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