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Re: New notices?

From: Thomas Lockhart <lockhart(at)alumni(dot)caltech(dot)edu>
To: Bruce Momjian <maillist(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: Postgres Hackers List <hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: New notices?
Date: 1999-09-29 15:57:06
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> This was added to address the long-standing error reports of problems
> when addressing aliased and non-aliased columns in the same query.  We
> don't issue an error, but go ahead and auto-create a from entry, very
> non-standard SQL:
>         SELECT tab.* FROM tab t
> Tom Lane and I agreed we need to issue a NOTICE for this type of
> auto-FROM creation.

OK, but I may happily break it when implementing table and column
aliases for join syntax. Don't know yet what the ramifications will

                - Thomas

Thomas Lockhart				lockhart(at)alumni(dot)caltech(dot)edu
South Pasadena, California

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