> This is what you get when you copy a proprietary, poorly
> specified interface.
> The to_char functions are supposed to be Oracle-compatible,
> so we need to check what Oracle does. Whether that is useful
> in practice is a bit secondary.
> I'm beginning to think, if you want formatting functions that
> are more sane, stable, and standardized, export sprintf and
> strftime to PostgreSQL.
Perhaps this is good time to think about (I'm being careful to say redesign)
a review both regarding date/time formatting and locale handling for these
functions in general.
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