Bruce Momjian writes:
> > Updated user interfaces on initdb, initlocation, pg_dump, ipcclean (Peter E)
> initlocation and pg_dump man pages still need to be updated; not sure
> about ipcclean.
initlocation is up to date, I don't see what could be missing. The only
change to ipcclean was that it now works on Linux, which it never did
> > New C-routines to implement a BIT and BIT VARYING type in /contrib
> > (Adriaan Joubert)
> Not documented. New for 7.0.
I don't think there's a lot to document as it doesn't work at all. See
also separate rant.
> > Make ISO date style (2000-02-16 09:33) the default (Thomas)
> Updated set man page. Not sure where else this goes.
datatype.sgml, but that's already up to speed.
> > Add NATIONAL CHAR [ VARYING ]
peter=# create table t2 (x national character(10));
peter=# \d t2
Attribute | Type | Modifier
x | char(10) |
peter=# insert into t2 values (n'fooz');
ERROR: Unable to locate type name 'n' in catalog
Hmm, I can add parsing support for non-existing datatypes by the dozen!
:-/ Openly admitting "I can't do this" is always better than silently
doing something else.
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