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Re: BUG #5192: --disable-integer-datetimes changes timestamp comparison behavior

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: "Thomas S(dot) Chin" <thom(at)photoshelter(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: BUG #5192: --disable-integer-datetimes changes timestamp comparison behavior
Date: 2009-11-16 20:59:18
Message-ID: 7437.1258405158@sss.pgh.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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"Thomas S. Chin" <thom(at)photoshelter(dot)com> writes:
> Description:        --disable-integer-datetimes changes timestamp comparison
> behavior

This is not a bug.  Float timestamps are inherently not infinitely
precise, but your test case expects them to be accurate to the
microsecond.

			regards, tom lane

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