Skip site navigation (1) Skip section navigation (2)

Re: New array functions

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Joe Conway <mail(at)joeconway(dot)com>
Cc: Greg Stark <gsstark(at)mit(dot)edu>, pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: New array functions
Date: 2003-08-28 19:13:46
Message-ID: (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
Lists: pgsql-hackerspgsql-patches
Joe Conway <mail(at)joeconway(dot)com> writes:
> Greg Stark wrote:
>> And how to replace my "arr *= n" calls too. 

> See:

That reminds me --- contrib/array is definitely obsolete now, and there
may be parts of the other contrib array- and aggregate-related modules
that are obsoleted by Joe's recent work.

I would like to kill contrib/array for 7.4, because it's one of the
GPL'd contrib modules that I was tasked to get rid of some time ago.

What I'm thinking of doing is removing the code, and replacing the
README with a note explaining how to convert contrib/array queries to
use the new mainstream syntaxes.  That will give contrib/array users
a clue what they're supposed to do.  In a release or three the README
could go away too.

Comments, objections?

Also, does anyone want to look for possible dead code in intagg and
so on?

			regards, tom lane

In response to


pgsql-hackers by date

Next:From: Tom LaneDate: 2003-08-28 19:16:40
Subject: Re: massive quotes?
Previous:From: Matthew T. O'ConnorDate: 2003-08-28 19:10:55
Subject: full text archives working?

pgsql-patches by date

Next:From: Greg StarkDate: 2003-08-28 20:16:07
Subject: Re: New array functions
Previous:From: Greg StarkDate: 2003-08-28 18:45:22
Subject: Re: New array functions

Privacy Policy | About PostgreSQL
Copyright © 1996-2017 The PostgreSQL Global Development Group