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Re: pgwin32_open returning EINVAL

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Alvaro Herrera <alvherre(at)alvh(dot)no-ip(dot)org>
Cc: Magnus Hagander <magnus(at)hagander(dot)net>, Martijn van Oosterhout <kleptog(at)svana(dot)org>, Hackers <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: pgwin32_open returning EINVAL
Date: 2007-11-29 22:48:23
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Alvaro Herrera <alvherre(at)alvh(dot)no-ip(dot)org> writes:
> Tom Lane wrote:
>> Well, since EINVAL is the default result from _dosmaperr, and none of
>> the cases it represents are "expected", why don't we just remove all of
>> the explicit mappings to EINVAL from doserrors[]?

> Well, the problematic routine is not already using _dosmaperr currently.
> It is doing it's own mapping and neglecting to report anything.

Oh, well then why are we arguing?  There is no reason at all to assume
that _dosmaperr wouldn't give us a sufficiently good fix on the error
if it were only being used.  At the very least, I think we should put
in Magnus' patch and find out whether it gives sufficient information.
If it doesn't, then we can think about changing to a higher log level.

			regards, tom lane

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