Excerpts from Thom Brown's message of mar may 31 20:18:18 -0400 2011:
> On 31 May 2011 18:43, Alvaro Herrera <alvherre(at)commandprompt(dot)com> wrote:
> > Here it is -- as a context patch this time, as well.
> There is this scenario:
> test=# CREATE DOMAIN things AS INT CHECK (VALUE > 5);
> CREATE DOMAIN
> test=# CREATE TABLE abc (id SERIAL, stuff things);
> NOTICE: CREATE TABLE will create implicit sequence "abc_id_seq" for
> serial column "abc.id"
> CREATE TABLE
> test=# INSERT INTO abc (stuff) VALUES (55);
> INSERT 0 1
> test=# ALTER DOMAIN things ADD CONSTRAINT meow CHECK (VALUE < 11) NOT VALID;
> ERROR: column "stuff" of table "abc" contains values that violate the
> new constraint
> STATEMENT: ALTER DOMAIN things ADD CONSTRAINT meow CHECK (VALUE < 11)
> NOT VALID;
Oooh, I hadn't realized that I was opening the door for domains and
check constraints therein. I'll have a look at this.
Álvaro Herrera <alvherre(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
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