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Technical Update for EDB Postgres Advanced Server (Database Server

Technical Update for EDB Postgres Advanced Server (Database Server

Technical Alert/Update Information

Technical Alert Name
EDB Technical Update for Postgres Advanced Server (Database Server
Product Type
Postgres Plus Advanced Server
Release Date
Technical Alert Details

Technical Update
EDB Postgres Advanced Server (Database Server
This update is notifying you of a new software release EDB Postgres™ Advanced Server EDB Postgres Advanced Server 9.5 is built on the open source PostgreSQL 9.5 and integrated features include  UPSERT, BRIN Indexes, pg_rewind, GROUPING SETS/CUBE/ROLLUP, JSONB-modifying operators and functions and foreign table inheritance.
EPAS 9.5 introduced new improvements features like password profiles, audit log tagging and 12th generation compatibility with Oracle Database.
Highlights of release include:

This update contains following fixes: 
  • RM43777 - Fix permissions of re-created system views.
  • RM43731 - pg_dump: Use ALTER TABLE statement to dump storage options for redwood style partition table. [Support Ticket #794870]
  • RM43710 - Remove checking for a dependent package in global package array. [Support Ticket #777367]
  • RM43713 - Fix issue with DBMS_AQ workers remaining longer than necessary.
  • RM43763 - Ensure DBMS_AQ workers can't block cluster shutdown process.
  • RM43734 - pg_upgrade does not preserve ownership of table partitions after upgrade.
  • RM43542 - Fix ECPG issue where it reports a syntax error near __gnuc_va_list. [Support Ticket #714566]
  • RM43704 - pg_dump: dump foreign key constraints for partition table. [Support Ticket #783782]
  • RM43715 - Fix failure to allow AUTHID DEFINER package functions in some contexts.
  • RM43724 - SPL: Ensure sub-transactions are released upon error.
This announcement is for EDB customers who are using, or are interested in, EDB Postgres Advanced Server and have a database subscription purchased for: 
  • EDB Postgres Enterprise Edition
This update is available from the EDB Postgres downloads website ( or via Stack Builder Plus.

This update is also available as an RPM package that can be downloaded from the repository. To setup your credentials and gain access to the yum repository, please submit a request:

Please review the Installation Guide for more details:

If you experience any problems installing the new software please contact Technical Support at:
Phone: US: +1-732-331-1320 or 1-800-235-5891
UK: +44-2033719820
Brazil: +55-2139581371
India: +91-20-66449612


Version history
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Last update:
‎11-16-2018 05:06 PM
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