On fre, 2011-12-23 at 13:30 -0500, Robert Haas wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 23, 2011 at 12:51 PM, Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net> wrote:
> > On ons, 2011-12-21 at 11:04 +0100, Pavel Stehule wrote:
> >> this patch adds a bytea_agg aggregation.
> >> It allow fast bytea concatetation.
> > Why not call it string_agg? All the function names are the same between
> > text and bytea (e.g., ||, substr, position, length). It would be nice
> > not to introduce arbitrary differences.
> Well, because it doesn't operate on strings.
Sure, binary strings. Both the SQL standard and the PostgreSQL
documentation use that term.
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