Re: enhanced error fields

From: Peter Geoghegan <peter(at)2ndquadrant(dot)com>
To: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: "anarazel(at)anarazel(dot)de" <andres(at)anarazel(dot)de>, Robert Haas <robertmhaas(at)gmail(dot)com>, Stephen Frost <sfrost(at)snowman(dot)net>, Pavel Stehule <pavel(dot)stehule(at)gmail(dot)com>, PostgreSQL Hackers <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>, Alvaro Herrera <alvherre(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
Subject: Re: enhanced error fields
Date: 2013-01-04 22:33:02
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On 4 January 2013 18:07, Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us> wrote:
> Exactly.  To my mind, the *entire* point of this patch is to remove the
> need for people to try to dig information out of potentially-localized
> message strings.  It's not clear to me that we have to strain to provide
> information that isn't in the currently-reported messages --- we are
> only trying to make it easier for client-side code to extract the
> information it's likely to need.

It seems that we're in agreement, then. I'll prepare a version of the
patch very similar to the one I previously posted, but with some
caveats about how reliably the values can be used. I think that that
should be fine.

Peter Geoghegan
PostgreSQL Development, 24x7 Support, Training and Services

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