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Re: Functions as a Security Layer

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Benjamin Stookey <jamstooks(at)yahoo(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-general(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Functions as a Security Layer
Date: 2006-01-09 03:50:46
Message-ID: 25323.1136778646@sss.pgh.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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Benjamin Stookey <jamstooks(at)yahoo(dot)com> writes:
> My question is, can I somehow give permissions to the
> function, but not to the user to protect the counter
> table from being modified in any ways I don't want?

Label the function SECURITY DEFINER.

			regards, tom lane

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