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Re: [PATCHES] pl/pgSQL doco patch

From: Andrew Dunstan <andrew(at)dunslane(dot)net>
To: Philip Yarra <philip(at)utiba(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-patches(at)postgresql(dot)org, pgsql-docs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: [PATCHES] pl/pgSQL doco patch
Date: 2005-11-16 14:40:37
Message-ID: 437B44E5.5000200@dunslane.net (view raw or flat)
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I am wondering we should make this warning more prominent - it would be 
easily missed buried on the Oracle porting section, and I have seen 
people caught by it lots of times.

cheers

andrew

Philip Yarra wrote:

>Hi, I supplied a minor doco patch relating to porting pl/SQL to pl/pgSQL: 
>http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-hackers/2005-10/msg01295.php. Also 
>attached here.
>
>Could someone please review and apply this for me?
>
>Regards, Philip.
>
>  
>
>------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>Index: doc/src/sgml/plpgsql.sgml
>===================================================================
>RCS file: /projects/cvsroot/pgsql/doc/src/sgml/plpgsql.sgml,v
>retrieving revision 1.79
>diff -c -r1.79 plpgsql.sgml
>*** doc/src/sgml/plpgsql.sgml	21 Oct 2005 05:11:23 -0000	1.79
>--- doc/src/sgml/plpgsql.sgml	28 Oct 2005 05:20:54 -0000
>***************
>*** 3132,3137 ****
>--- 3132,3144 ----
>         state in temporary tables, instead.
>        </para>
>       </listitem>
>+      <listitem>
>+       <para>
>+        You cannot use parameter names that are the same as columns 
>+        that are referenced in the function. Oracle does allow you to do this
>+        if you qualify the parameter name as function_name.paramater_name
>+       </para>
>+      </listitem>
>      </itemizedlist>
>     </para>
>  
>
>

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