On Thu, May 17, 2018 at 8:46 AM, Tom Lane <t...@sss.pgh.pa.us> wrote:

> Andrew Gierth <and...@tao11.riddles.org.uk> writes:
> > I'll fix the docs accordingly. I'm referring specifically to this bit:
> > https://www.postgresql.org/docs/current/static/functions-
> > which I think should say "Can the scan direction be changed in
> > mid-scan?" in place of the current text (unless anyone has better
> > wording?)
> Maybe "Can the scan direction be reversed in mid-scan?".  I'm not
> absolutely sure that that's better ...

‚ÄčA cursory read might conclude that "reversing" can only happen once while
they will likely understand that "changing" can happen multiple times.
This is minor point - the two are effectively the same.

Maybe: "Supports both FETCH FORWARD and FETCH BACKWARD during the same scan"


"Supports SCROLL(able) WITHOUT HOLD cursors"

David J.

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