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Re: typo found.

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>, Thomas Lockhart <lockhart(at)alumni(dot)caltech(dot)edu>, "He Weiping (Laser Henry)" <laser(at)zhengmai(dot)com(dot)cn>, pgsql-docs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: typo found.
Date: 2000-12-11 18:26:40
Message-ID: 200012111826.NAA13979@candle.pha.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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Changed to Negator.


> Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net> writes:
> > The way it is now (before your patch/after backout) is correct.
> 
> Agreed.  The entry in question is for oprrsortop, which certainly
> applies to the right-hand type not the left-hand.
> 
> I do have a gripe with the entry just above that for "oprnegate":
> it defines the oprnegate field as linking to the "inverse" operator.
> This is not correct for the generally understood meaning of inverse.
> I'd say just write "Negator of this operator, if any".  If anyone isn't
> sure about that, they can read about it in xoper.html ... but "inverse"
> is likely to leave people believing the wrong thing.
> 
> 			regards, tom lane
> 


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