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Re: multiline CSV fields

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: Andrew Dunstan <andrew(at)dunslane(dot)net>,PostgreSQL-development <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: multiline CSV fields
Date: 2004-11-29 15:42:29
Message-ID: 18519.1101742949@sss.pgh.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us> writes:
> Also, can you explain why we can't read across a newline to the next
> quote?  Is it a problem with the way our code is structured or is it a
> logical problem?

It's a structural issue in the sense that we separate the act of
dividing the input into rows from the act of dividing it into columns.
I do not think that separation is wrong however.

			regards, tom lane

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