> On Fri, Oct 23, 2020 at 12:29:40AM -0500, Justin Pryzby wrote:
> > Now that I look, it seems like this is calling PQexec(), which sends a single, > > "simple" libpq message with: > > |CREATE TABLE ..; ALTER TABLE .. ATTACH PARTITION; > > ..which is transactional, so when the 2nd command fails, the CREATE is rolled back. > > https://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.5/libpq-exec.html#LIBPQ-EXEC-MAIN > > The easy fix is to add an explicit begin/commit.
Hmm, I think this throws a warning when used with "pg_restore -1", right? I don't think that's sufficient reason to discard the idea, but it be better to find some other way.