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Re: Change < to -f in examples with input files

From: David Fetter <david(at)fetter(dot)org>
To: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: PostgreSQL Patches <pgsql-patches(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Change < to -f in examples with input files
Date: 2005-02-21 19:21:34
Message-ID: 20050221192134.GA16754@fetter.org (view raw or flat)
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On Mon, Feb 21, 2005 at 02:18:31PM -0500, Bruce Momjian wrote:
> David Fetter wrote:
> > 
> > Please find enclosed a patch, per Dennis Bj<C3><B6>rklund, that
> > uses -f for input files rather than <.  This makes error messages,
> > &c. more expressive.
> 
> Uh, how is it more expressive?  The only difference I see is the
> line numbers.  Is that it?

That could be a very big deal in case of error on a large file, so
yes.

Cheers,
D
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