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Re: PQescapeString handling of \0

From: "Jeroen T(dot) Vermeulen" <jtv(at)xs4all(dot)nl>
To: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: greg(at)turnstep(dot)com, pgsql-interfaces(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: PQescapeString handling of \0
Date: 2003-10-03 16:05:27
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On Fri, Oct 03, 2003 at 12:02:03PM -0400, Tom Lane wrote:
> I think you might be confusing PQescapeString (intended for text) with
> PQescapeBytea (intended for binary data).  We do not support any text

I'm certain that I'm confusing those two--what I don't know is whether
that's necessarily a bad thing.  What exactly constitutes a binary 
string?  Do strings of text with some weird bytes in them fit the 


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