Along with the extension installation script file, you must provide a
.control file. The
.control file for our example
postal.control looks like this:
# postal address processing extension comment = 'utilities for postal processing' default_version = '1.0' module_pathname = '$libdir/postal' relocatable = truerequires = plpgsql
The purpose of the
.control file is to provide a description of your extension. This metadata may include
The main PostgreSQL documentation for this file is located at http://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/extend-extensions.html.
This example shows a
requires configuration parameter. Our extension ...