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Re: "DELETE FROM" protection

From: Dave Ewart <Dave(dot)Ewart(at)cancer(dot)org(dot)uk>
To: pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: "DELETE FROM" protection
Date: 2004-02-20 10:56:07
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On Friday, 20.02.2004 at 10:12 +0000, Matt Clark wrote:

> > So now with pgsql, when I am typing "DELETE FROM...." until I get to
> > the "WHERE" part of the statement, I get a little nervous because I
> > know hitting Enter by mistake will wipe out that table.  [...]

How about typing the "WHERE" part of the statement first, then
'left-arrowing' back to the start of the statement and do "DELETE FROM
..." *last*?

Dave Ewart
Computing Manager, Epidemiology Unit, Oxford
Cancer Research UK
PGP: CC70 1883 BD92 E665 B840 118B 6E94 2CFD 694D E370

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