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Re: Allow on/off as input texts for boolean.

From: ITAGAKI Takahiro <itagaki(dot)takahiro(at)oss(dot)ntt(dot)co(dot)jp>
To: Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>
Cc: pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Allow on/off as input texts for boolean.
Date: 2009-02-20 08:48:44
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Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net> wrote:

> ITAGAKI Takahiro wrote:
> > Here is a patch to allow 'on' and 'off' as input texts for boolean.
> Regarding your FIXME comment, I think parse_bool* should be in bool.c 
> and declared in builtins.h, which guc.c already includes. 
> (Conceptually, the valid format of a bool should be drived by the 
> boolean type, not the GUC system, I think.)

Here is an updated patch to move parse_bool* into bool.c.
I also added tests of on/off values to the regression test.

ITAGAKI Takahiro
NTT Open Source Software Center

Attachment: boolin_accepts_onoff.2.patch
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