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Is there a good reason we don't have INTERVAL 'infinity'?

From: Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>
To: PostgreSQL-development <pgsql-hackers(at)postgreSQL(dot)org>
Subject: Is there a good reason we don't have INTERVAL 'infinity'?
Date: 2011-11-02 00:58:48
Message-ID: 4EB095C8.1050703@agliodbs.com (view raw or flat)
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Hackers,

Is there a reason why INTERVAL 'infinity' is not implemented?  That is,
an interval which is larger than all defined intervals, and which added
to any timestamp turns it into 'infinity'.

Or is it just Round TUITs?

-- 
Josh Berkus
PostgreSQL Experts Inc.
http://pgexperts.com

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