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Re: Bug #712: Documentation Section 3.4 Binary Strings

From: Joe Conway <mail(at)joeconway(dot)com>
To: dclarknospam(at)opsi(dot)co(dot)za, pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Bug #712: Documentation Section 3.4 Binary Strings
Date: 2002-07-16 16:20:20
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pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org wrote:
 > David Clark (dclarknospam(at)opsi(dot)co(dot)za) reports a bug with a severity
 > Table 3-7 SQL Literal escaped octets shows the input escape
 > representation for a single quote as '\\'' , but the third paragraph
 > below table 3-8 SQL Output Escaped Octets says that the single quote
 > must be input as '\''

Nice catch. '\'' is correct as shown in the example in Table 3-7.

 > Also in the same paragraph mentioned above it says input for the
 > single quote must be '\'' (or '\\134') shouldn't this be (or '\\047')

Also a bug. Should be '\\047', as you pointed out.

Thanks for the report! I'll submit a patch.


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