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Re: Re: [HACKERS] Support for %TYPE in CREATE FUNCTION

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Roberto Mello <rmello(at)cc(dot)usu(dot)edu>
Cc: pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org, pgsql-patches(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Re: [HACKERS] Support for %TYPE in CREATE FUNCTION
Date: 2001-04-29 23:33:15
Message-ID: 200104292333.f3TNXFM03075@candle.pha.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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> On Sat, Apr 28, 2001 at 06:45:39PM -0400, Bruce Momjian wrote:
> > 
> > Sorry, only in 7.2.  No new features in minor releases unless they are
> > very safe.
> 
> 	So how was that patch not safe?
> 	It sure would make porting Oracle apps to PostgreSQL _much_ easier.
> 	How far down the line is 7.2 (my guess is a few months away at least)? 
> Is there a doc with what's planned for 7.2 somewhere? I know Jan Wieck
> mentioned improvements in the procedural languages.

The TODO list has a list of things we think need doing.  There is an
Urgent section that I hope we can focus on for 7.2.  We can't promise
what will be in 7.2 because we don't know what people will volunteer to
work on.  I would guess 7.2 is 4-6 months away, at least.

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