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Re: docs correction (8.0 beta)

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: John DeSoi <desoi(at)icx(dot)net>, pgsql-docs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: docs correction (8.0 beta)
Date: 2004-08-25 20:06:07
Message-ID: 200408252006.i7PK68A07688@candle.pha.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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Tom Lane wrote:
> Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us> writes:
> > Tom Lane wrote:
> >> You are confusing SQL and PL/pgSQL.
> 
> > Any idea why they don't match between SQL and PL/pgSQL.
> 
> Different lexers.
> 
> We could talk about extending plpgsql's lexer to handle comments the
> same way as the main SQL lexer, but it doesn't do so ATM.  (Also, there
> is compatibility with Oracle PL/SQL to think about before assuming such
> a change must be a Good Thing...)

Yea, I was wondering about PL/SQL compatibility.  Someone want to
research that?

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