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From: Rod Taylor <rbt(at)zort(dot)ca>
To: pgsql-patches(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: pg_depend take 2
Date: 2002-04-21 02:03:56
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Major changes since last revision:

initdb changes to account for table structure and new PIN elements for  Enables really easy pinning of data in a table you know the
ID of.

Most objects enforced RESTRICT / CASCADE options.

Still needs code to track foreign keys between tables (right now it
catches the triggers -- but not the relation.  See 'Foreign keys and
indexes' on hackers.

Serials sequences are dropped with the cascade.

'drop' regression test rewritten to test restrict / cascade of various
stuff.  It may be missing a few things, but implicit cascades are
defined elsewhere (indexes, triggers, etc.)

Do system objects depend on users?  DROP USER ... CASCADE (drop all
tables, triggers, etc. that the user owns).

Will schemas auto-cascade to everything within them using the normal
DROP stuff or should all objects in a schema depend on the schema
implicitly?  Allows RESTRICT / CASCADE of a schema fairly quickly.

Attachment: depend.patch
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Attachment: TODO.depend
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Attachment: drop.out
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Attachment: pg_depend.c
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Attachment: pg_depend.h
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