Tom Lane wrote:
> 4. User charlie revokes alice's membership in admin.
> Now what? Alice's FK constraint is violated, according to the rules
> KaiGai proposes. Shall REVOKE have to grovel through every table in the
> database looking for possible violations ... and of course locking the
> entire DB against writes while it does it? That's not gonna fly. I
> also note that the failure would expose knowledge of the contents of BT
> and AT to charlie, which might not be thought desirable either.
I assume Alice now gets an error on the query that references the
now-invisible foreign key --- that sounds reasonable to me.
Bruce Momjian <bruce(at)momjian(dot)us> http://momjian.us
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