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Re: HEAD \df doesn't show functions with no arguments

From: "Greg Sabino Mullane" <greg(at)turnstep(dot)com>
To: pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: HEAD \df doesn't show functions with no arguments
Date: 2005-04-01 12:08:54
Message-ID: 0e17eafb5f2abb9aa41d04c85a868799@biglumber.com (view raw or flat)
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Tom Lane wrote:
> Uh, who exactly agreed to that?  I know when I do \df it's generally
> to check out built-in functions not my own.  I don't see this as an
> improvement.

Quoting Tom Lane:
> I thought the "S" suggestion was much better than this.
>
> Personally I am not unhappy with the existing behavior, because (unlike
> Greg I guess) I use \df and \do to look at system definitions all the
> time.  However I'm willing to accept \dfS on the grounds of symmetry
> with the behavior for tables.  I don't really want to put up with a less
> convenient behavior *and* a gratuitously different syntax.

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