Re: improving user.c error messages

From: Nathan Bossart <nathandbossart(at)gmail(dot)com>
To: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: Robert Haas <robertmhaas(at)gmail(dot)com>, Alvaro Herrera <alvherre(at)alvh(dot)no-ip(dot)org>, "pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org" <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: improving user.c error messages
Date: 2023-01-27 00:09:36
Message-ID: 20230127000936.GA1998073@nathanxps13
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On Thu, Jan 26, 2023 at 05:41:32PM -0500, Tom Lane wrote:
> Well, it's not a hint. I think the above is fine for non-password
> cases, but for passwords maybe
> ERROR: permission denied to alter role password
> DETAIL: To change another role's password, you must have CREATEROLE privilege and ADMIN OPTION on role "%s".

Okay. I used this phrasing in v3.

Nathan Bossart
Amazon Web Services:

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