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pgsql: If an index depends on no columns of its table, give it a

From: tgl(at)postgresql(dot)org (Tom Lane)
To: pgsql-committers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: pgsql: If an index depends on no columns of its table, give it a
Date: 2007-11-08 23:23:07
Message-ID: 20071108232307.7C65C754156@cvs.postgresql.org (view raw or flat)
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If an index depends on no columns of its table, give it a dependency on the
whole table instead, to ensure that it goes away when the table is dropped.
Per bug #3723 from Sam Mason.

Backpatch as far as 7.4; AFAICT 7.3 does not have the issue, because it doesn't
have general-purpose expression indexes and so there must be at least one
column referenced by an index.

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REL8_1_STABLE

Modified Files:
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    pgsql/src/backend/catalog:
        index.c (r1.261.2.2 -> r1.261.2.3)
        (http://developer.postgresql.org/cvsweb.cgi/pgsql/src/backend/catalog/index.c?r1=1.261.2.2&r2=1.261.2.3)

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