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Re: pg_get_serial_sequence is inconsistent

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Christopher Kings-Lynne <chriskl(at)familyhealth(dot)com(dot)au>
Cc: pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: pg_get_serial_sequence is inconsistent
Date: 2004-10-28 14:39:06
Message-ID: 1880.1098974346@sss.pgh.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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Christopher Kings-Lynne <chriskl(at)familyhealth(dot)com(dot)au> writes:
>> pg_get_serial_sequence() does dequoting/downcasing on its relation-name
>> argument, but not on its column-name argument.

> I presume the reason for that is that the first paramater can be qualified:

Right.  From a bare-functionality point of view there's nothing wrong
with it, it just seems inconsistent and therefore likely to trip someone
up in future.

But it seems no one else cares, so I'll shut up about it ...

			regards, tom lane

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