> "Gene Selkov, Jr." <selkovjr(at)mcs(dot)anl(dot)gov> wrote:
> > I think I have another problem similar to what I just reported. This time it is in GiST. It does not
> > complain when it builds the index but any attempt to use the table with exesisting GiST indices causes
> > this error:
> You seem to be the only one who actually uses GiST <grin>
See manuals. There is a web site for gist.
> During last 2-3 years I have posted the question about the usability
> of GiST indexes to various Postgres lists about 3 times with absolutely
> no reaction, so assumed that they didn't work at all ;(
> Could you point me to any information (FAQs, TFMs, ...) about their
> usage ?
> I have been under an impression that the easiest way of adding new
> indexing strategies (I personally need full-text) to postgres would
> be thru GiST, but as I have had no luck in getting them to waork as
> they were, I assumed that they were in fact unsupported remnants of
> a long-forgotten project.
Full text can now be done with the new /contrib/fulltextindex functions.
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