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Database conversion type serial question

From: Carol Walter <walterc(at)indiana(dot)edu>
To: pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Database conversion type serial question
Date: 2008-03-14 15:05:57
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I'm converting a database developed by a group of students from  
Oracle to Postgres.  There are fields that should be primary keys  
using sequences.  I can get the primary keys designated but when I  
try to change the type from integer to serial I get an error saying  
that 'type "serial" does not exist.  Can I designate a column not  
previously defined as serial to serial.  It was a sequence on the  
Oracle database that I'm converting it from.



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