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Re: Two fixes for plpgsql.sgml

From: Bruce Momjian <bruce(at)momjian(dot)us>
To: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: Guillaume Lelarge <guillaume(at)lelarge(dot)info>, Neil Conway <neilc(at)samurai(dot)com>, pgsql-docs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Two fixes for plpgsql.sgml
Date: 2007-11-28 20:57:28
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Tom Lane wrote:
> Bruce Momjian <bruce(at)momjian(dot)us> writes:
> > Agreed. I couldn't find any value to that phrase and couldn't find better
> > wording, so I removed it.  Patch attached and applied.
> This is not an improvement.
> The point of the original wording is that you have to say
> 	RETURNS SETOF sometype
> you can't just say, eg,
> Your new wording would lead the reader to the assumption that he can
> just declare a function as returning "set".
> Please revert the change.

I found the original confusing, as did the author, so I updated the docs

  Bruce Momjian  <bruce(at)momjian(dot)us>

  + If your life is a hard drive, Christ can be your backup. +

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