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Re: Adding Missing Data to a Table

From: Rich Shepard <rshepard(at)appl-ecosys(dot)com>
To: pdxpug(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Adding Missing Data to a Table
Date: 2011-03-29 20:23:25
Message-ID: alpine.LNX.2.00.1103291322060.28359@salmo.appl-ecosys.com (view raw or flat)
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On Tue, 29 Mar 2011, wes wrote:

> I don't know the most efficient way to automate such a task, I only know my
> way, which would be to make it up as I go along.

Wes,

   And this requires knowing the potential options.

> However, I must ask, out of curiosity: why would you want to index a column
> whose contents are irrelevant?

   They're apparently assigning reference and sample_id numbers now. I want
to ensure there are no duplicate entries 'cause that would FUBAR statistical
analyses.

Rich

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