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Re: performance modality in 7.1 for large text attributes?

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Paul A Vixie <vixie(at)mfnx(dot)net>
Cc: pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: performance modality in 7.1 for large text attributes?
Date: 2000-12-20 03:07:58
Message-ID: 200012200307.WAA16035@candle.pha.pa.us (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
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> furthermore, are there any plans to offer a better libpq interface to INSERT?
> the things i'm doing now to quote the text, and the extra copy i'm maintaining,
> are painful.  arbitrary-sized "text" attributes are a huge boon -- we would
> never have considered using postgres for MAPS RSS (or RBL) with "large
> objects".  (kudos to all who were involved, with both WAL and TOAST!)

If you are asking for a binary interface to TOAST values, I really wish
we had that in 7.1.  It never got finished for 7.1.

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