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Re: Inserting/updating large text fields w/libpq -- Please ignore

From: Jeremy Wohl <jeremyw-pginterfaces(at)igmus(dot)org>
To: pgsql-interfaces(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Inserting/updating large text fields w/libpq -- Please ignore
Date: 2001-11-01 12:59:05
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Verdict: really dumb.  Directly after posting, I dove into the 7.1.3 code,
curious about the details.  Not finding any such error ("query .. too long"),
it was obviously a link problem.  Sure enough, old, system RedHat libs.
Lots of testing with the right libs & huge input does fine.

Sorry folks.  Please ignore.


On Thu, Nov 01, 2001 at 02:33:11AM -0800, Jeremy Wohl wrote:
> Hi folks,
> How does one insert large 'text' fields via libpq?  That is, data in
> insert/update statements that exceed the 16K limit in stock 7.1.3 setups.
> For the moment, I'm iterating over a concat (column = column || 'next chunk'),
> but that's ~64 net trips for my average 1meg entries.
> I suspect there's a coming, unimplemented API for these types opened up by
> TOAST, to obviate Large Objects.  However, to ease current requirements,
> I hope I'm doing something really dumb.
> Thoughts?
> thanks,
> -jeremy
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