Re: [patch] Proposal for \crosstabview in psql

From: Alvaro Herrera <alvherre(at)2ndquadrant(dot)com>
To: Daniel Verite <daniel(at)manitou-mail(dot)org>
Cc: Pavel Stehule <pavel(dot)stehule(at)gmail(dot)com>, Robert Haas <robertmhaas(at)gmail(dot)com>, Dean Rasheed <dean(dot)a(dot)rasheed(at)gmail(dot)com>, Andres Freund <andres(at)anarazel(dot)de>, Teodor Sigaev <teodor(at)sigaev(dot)ru>, PostgreSQL Hackers <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>, Jim Nasby <Jim(dot)Nasby(at)bluetreble(dot)com>
Subject: Re: [patch] Proposal for \crosstabview in psql
Date: 2016-04-07 20:54:53
Message-ID: 20160407205453.GA591505@alvherre.pgsql
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Alvaro Herrera wrote:
> Daniel Verite wrote:

> > > * A few examples in docs. The psql manpage should have at least two new
> > > examples showing the crosstab features, one with the simplest case you
> > > can think of, and another one showing all the features.
> >
> > Added that in the EXAMPLES section at the very end of the manpage.
> Ok. Seems a bit too short to me, and I don't like the fact that you
> can't actually run it because you need to create the my_table
> beforehand. I think it'd be better if you used a VALUES clause there,
> so that the reader can cut'n paste into psql to start to play with the
> feature.

Oh, I noticed now that my_table was created by previous examples.

Álvaro Herrera
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