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From: Fernando Arancibia <farancibia(at)iswitch(dot)cl>
To: Tena Sakai <tsakai(at)gallo(dot)ucsf(dot)edu>
Cc: pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: select into...
Date: 2009-03-16 23:13:16
Message-ID: 9c7ce58a0903161613m1bf644a2te4efc5a5680abb76@mail.gmail.com (view raw or flat)
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Hi, try
insert into my_table select * from old_table where (some_condition);

bye
Fernando.

2009/3/16 Tena Sakai <tsakai(at)gallo(dot)ucsf(dot)edu>

>  Hi Everybody,
>
> I want to execute a query below:
>
>   select *
>     into my_table
>     from old_table
>    where (some_condition);
>
> The trouble is that the manual page states that this would
> "SELECT INTO creates a new table and fills it with data
> computed by a query."
>
> What I want is to append my_table.  Is there any way to
> get postgres to do what I want done?
>
> Thank you in advance.
>
> Regards,
>
> Tena Sakai
> tsakai(at)gallo(dot)ucsf(dot)edu
>
>

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