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Re: BUG #2450: change the type of existing column

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Anjali <anjalia(at)cdac(dot)in>
Cc: pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: BUG #2450: change the type of existing column
Date: 2006-05-22 20:33:04
Message-ID: 200605222033.k4MKX4M02150@candle.pha.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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Anjali wrote:
> 
> The following bug has been logged online:
> 
> Bug reference:      2450
> Logged by:          Anjali
> Email address:      anjalia(at)cdac(dot)in
> PostgreSQL version: 7.4.8
> Operating system:   fedora core3
> Description:        change the type of existing column
> Details: 
> 
> i am getting difficulty to change the type of the existing table in
> postgresql.
> is this version of postgresql supported change of data type of the existing
> column.
> plz reply me as soon as possible.

ALTER TABLE ALTER COLUMN TYPE was added in 8.0.

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