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Re: changing datestyle

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Karl Nack <karlnack(at)futurityinc(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: changing datestyle
Date: 2009-06-16 18:00:12
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Karl Nack <karlnack(at)futurityinc(dot)com> writes:
> Is there any reason I shouldn't simply set my server default to 'SQL, MDY' 
> instead of specifying it at connection time (or per database/user)?

If that's what all your applications want, go for it.  pg_dump, and
other applications that really care, are supposed to set it for
themselves instead of assuming the default is what they want.

			regards, tom lane

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