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Re: psql 7.2.1: \d (alone) missing from \?

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Jay Berkenbilt <ejb(at)ql(dot)org>
Cc: pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: psql 7.2.1: \d (alone) missing from \?
Date: 2002-06-28 18:19:16
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Jay Berkenbilt wrote:
> This problem is so simple, the subject pretty much says it all.  For
> the sake of completeness, I'm running PostgreSQL 7.2.1 as supplied by
> RedHat in their 7.3 release for i386.  This bug report pertains only
> to the psql front end.
> The command
> \d
> all by itself (with no arguments) lists all relations along with the
> type and owner.  This fact is, however, not mentioned in the help
> message you get with \?, which lists loads of other things you can
> with \d but forgets to mention \d all by itself.

I see it in psql 7.2.1 with \?:

    \d [NAME]      describe table (or view, index, sequence)

Don't you have that line?

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