Re: PoC: Make it possible to disallow WHERE-less UPDATE and DELETE

From: David Fetter <david(at)fetter(dot)org>
To: Michael Paquier <michael(dot)paquier(at)gmail(dot)com>
Cc: Thomas Munro <thomas(dot)munro(at)enterprisedb(dot)com>, Peter Eisentraut <peter(dot)eisentraut(at)2ndquadrant(dot)com>, Robert Haas <robertmhaas(at)gmail(dot)com>, PostgreSQL Development <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: PoC: Make it possible to disallow WHERE-less UPDATE and DELETE
Date: 2017-01-05 06:04:12
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On Wed, Jan 04, 2017 at 09:58:26PM -0800, David Fetter wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 01, 2017 at 07:57:33PM +0900, Michael Paquier wrote:
> > On Sun, Jan 1, 2017 at 12:34 PM, David Fetter <david(at)fetter(dot)org> wrote:
> > > I've rolled your patches into this next one and clarified the commit
> > > message, as there appears to have been some confusion about the scope.
> >
> > Is there actually a meaning to have two options? Couldn't we leave
> > with just one? Actually, I'd just suggest to rip off the option and
> > just to make the checks enabled when the library is loaded, to get a
> > module as simple as passwordcheck.
> Done.
> > --- /dev/null
> > +++ b/contrib/require_where/data/
> > @@ -0,0 +1,16 @@
> > +Four
> > There is no need to load fake data as you need to just check the
> > parsing of the query. So let's simplify the tests and remove that.
> Removed.
> > Except that the shape of the module is not that bad. The copyright
> > notices need to be updated to 2017, and it would be nice to have some
> > comments at the top of require_where.c to describe what it does.
> Please find attached the next version of the patch including Pavel's
> suggestion that I provide some motivation for including those
> Asserts.

Here's one with the commit message included for easier review.

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