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From: Bruce Momjian <maillist(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: hackers(at)postgreSQL(dot)org (PostgreSQL-development)
Subject: INSERT with GROUP
Date: 1998-03-01 05:40:31
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Looks like I don't have this fixed, so I have re-added it to the FAQ.

test=> create table xx (x int, y int) ;     
test=> insert into xx select usesysid, count(*) from pg_user group by
ERROR:  The field being grouped by must appear in the target list

In this case, the group by the parser is checking for is x and y, not
the results of the select, so it fails.

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