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Re: Clarification suggestion for 46.4 chapter.

From: Bruce Momjian <bruce(at)momjian(dot)us>
To: Dmitriy Igrishin <dmitigr(at)gmail(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-docs <pgsql-docs(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Clarification suggestion for 46.4 chapter.
Date: 2012-08-17 02:07:35
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On Mon, Dec  5, 2011 at 02:53:22PM +0300, Dmitriy Igrishin wrote:
> Hey,
> 
> The section 46.4 describes the base data types used in messages.
> http://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.1/static/protocol-message-types.html
> 
> According to section 46.5
> http://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.1/static/protocol-message-formats.html
> there are cases when Int32 can be negative (e.g. see DataRow(B) message
> description.)
> 
> Thus, I would like to suggest to change the description of Int(i)
> from
> "An n-bit integer in network byte order ..."
> to
> "An n-bit signed integer in network byte order ..."

OK, documentation updated.

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