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Re: Pet Peeves?

From: Steve Crawford <scrawford(at)pinpointresearch(dot)com>
To: Richard Huxton <dev(at)archonet(dot)com>
Cc: Gregory Stark <stark(at)enterprisedb(dot)com>, pgsql-general(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Pet Peeves?
Date: 2009-02-09 18:10:08
Message-ID: 49907180.4060006@pinpointresearch.com (view raw or flat)
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Richard Huxton wrote:
> Gregory Stark wrote:
>   
>> Steve Crawford <scrawford(at)pinpointresearch(dot)com> writes:
>>
>>     
>>>>> 3. Date handling
>>>>> Sometimes I've got data with invalid dates and it would be great if it
>>>>> could replace all the bad ones with, say "0000-00-00".
>>>>>     
>>>>>           
>>> Oh dear $DEITY, no. 
>>>       
>> I think it would be best if we limited ourselves right now to discussing the
>> problems themselves and not debating the pros and cons of possible solutions.
>>     
>
> It seems I need to point out that the 0000-00-00 thing was supposed to
> be a joke.
>
>   
That's a relief! :)

I guess I've spent so much time racing from colo to colo to office and 
answering midnight pager calls that my humor-detector got broken.

Cheers,
Steve

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