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Re: Oracle/PostgreSQL incompatibilities

From: "Joshua D(dot) Drake" <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: rainer(dot)klute(at)epost(dot)de, pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org,klute(at)rainer-klute(dot)de
Subject: Re: Oracle/PostgreSQL incompatibilities
Date: 2003-10-03 16:12:58
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>>   + CREATE SCHEMA: Sometimes a schema created in PostgreSQL
>>     disappears if there is nothing in it.
>>    
>>
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>This is more than a bit hard to believe.  Can you give an example?
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We use schema's ALOT in our applications. I have yet to see this happen.


>>   + PostgreSQL does not support the NUMBER keyword without (...)
>>     i.e. something in parenthesis following it.
>>    
>>
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>Don't follow this one either.  We don't have NUMBER --- are you speaking
>of NUMERIC?  If so, I'm not aware of any context where you're required
>to put a precision on NUMERIC.  Again, may we see an example?
>  
>

Ditto.

Sincerely,

Joshua D. Drake



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