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Re: function definition documentation

From: Richard Huxton <dev(at)archonet(dot)com>
To: "Gregory S(dot) Williamson" <gsw(at)globexplorer(dot)com>,<pgsql-sql(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: function definition documentation
Date: 2004-03-23 08:08:56
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On Tuesday 23 March 2004 02:16, Gregory S. Williamson wrote:
> I am having an impossible time porting some simple Stored Procedures from
> Informix to postgres. The documentation is almost self defeating.
> Are there any better descriptions of how to define functions that return
> several tuples to a wide variety of calling programs (e.g. I can't count on
> my users running the psql command line tool, but rather coldfusion, jsp
> etc.) ?

You might want to look at the "Set Returning Functions" at the techdocs site:

Most of your problems are down to quoting issues and misleading error 

  Richard Huxton
  Archonet Ltd

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