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Re: operator @> does not work with box.

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: A B <gentosaker(at)gmail(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: operator @> does not work with box.
Date: 2010-09-02 13:41:15
Message-ID: 21771.1283434875@sss.pgh.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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A B <gentosaker(at)gmail(dot)com> writes:
> I do
> select box '((0,0),(1,1))' @> point '(0,0)';
> and I get this:
> ERROR:  operator does not exist: box @> point

> I'm using 8.4.4 and I feel confused. What am I doing wrong here?

Nothing --- there isn't any box @> point operator, although there
is the commutator case point <@ box.  (I see Teodor fixed this
omission for 9.0.)

			regards, tom lane

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