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Re: Syntax got translated

From: Guillaume Lelarge <guillaume(at)lelarge(dot)info>
To: Susanne Ebrecht <susanne(at)2ndquadrant(dot)com>
Cc: <pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Syntax got translated
Date: 2012-02-20 21:19:55
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On Mon, 20 Feb 2012 22:14:32 +0100, Susanne Ebrecht
<susanne(at)2ndquadrant(dot)com> wrote:
> Am 20.02.2012 21:55, schrieb Tom Lane:
>> It seems to boil down to whether you think the "Modifiers" column
>> contains SQL, or a textual description of the column's properties.
>> I could go either way on that, but I notice that the existing code
>> is in the habit of truncating the default expression at 128 characters.
>> If we want to decide that we're printing real, copy-and-pastable SQL,
>> that seems like a bad idea.  On the other hand, if we're printing
>> informational text, it's not an unreasonable thing.
>> 			regards, tom lane
> We might also have a culture difference here.
> I discovered it during a demonstration in my training class.
> The whole class laughed - when they read "Vorgabewert" instead of
> Maybe Germans aren't used to have a translation here - Maybe French folk
> is used to have a translation here.

French folks are used to have translations everywhere. And if they don't,
they scream :)

I don't say it's a good thing :)


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