Re: improve more permissions-related error messages

From: Nathan Bossart <nathandbossart(at)gmail(dot)com>
To: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: improve more permissions-related error messages
Date: 2023-05-12 20:46:18
Message-ID: 20230512204618.GA2644690@nathanxps13.home
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On Fri, May 12, 2023 at 04:43:08PM -0400, Tom Lane wrote:
> Nathan Bossart <nathandbossart(at)gmail(dot)com> writes:
>> While looking around for other such error messages, I found a few dozen
>> "must be superuser" errors that might be improved with the new style. If
>> folks feel this is worthwhile, I'll put together a patch.
> The new style is better for cases where we've broken out a predefined role
> that has the necessary privilege. I'm not sure it's worth troubling
> with cases that are still just "must be superuser". It seems like
> you'd mostly just be creating work for the translation team.

Makes sense, thanks.

Nathan Bossart
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