Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#11488 closed (fixed)

ValueError: too many values to unpack when POSTGIS_VERSION in settings

Reported by: anonymous Owned by: nobody
Component: GIS Version: master
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Cc: Triage Stage: Unreviewed
Has patch: no Needs documentation: no
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On syncdb with contrib.gis installed and POSTGIS_VERSION in settings, i get a ValueError: too many values to unpack

File "C:\Python25\lib\site-packages\django\contrib\gis\db\backend\postgis\", line 28, in <module>

in settings:


When i remove that setting, syncdb works.

It appears in that when POSTGIS_VERSION is not in the settings, postgis_version_tuple() returns a tuple in this format: ('1.3.6',1,3,6) whereas the GIS docs ( say to set POSTGIS_VERSION in the format i used. When POSTGIS_VERSION is returned, the tuple only has one element, not the four required.

i noted that the code says "This setting is intentionally undocumented" so i don't know what course of action is appropriate.

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by Jacob

milestone: 1.1

Not a blocker for 1.1.

comment:2 Changed 9 years ago by jbronn

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

Docs have been updated to reflect the proper usage.

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