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jime

I thought I would try sqitch and your setup.
From the sqitch tutorial
$ sqitch init firstsqitch --uri github.com/USERNAME/firstsqitch/ --engine pg

Then your alter
$ sqitch engine alter pg --top-dir sql
Missing Engine "pg"; use "add pg db:pg:" to add it

Thought I try
$ sqitch engine add pg --top-dir sql
Created sql/
Created sql/sqitch.plan
Created sql/deploy/
Created sql/revert/
Created sql/verify/

It added 3 lines to sqitch.conf
$ cat sqitch.conf
[core]
engine = pg
# plan_file = sqitch.plan
# top_dir = .

[engine "pg"]

# target = db:pg:
# registry = sqitch
# client = psql
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[engine "pg"]
target = db:pg:
top_dir = sql

Forward I go.

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jime

On my second try with project, I put the top_dir declaration on 'sqitch init' command

sqitch init secondsqitch --uri github.com/jimeUWOSH/secondsqitch/ --engine pg --top-dir sql

my repo has notes for the OS and DB user