On Mon, Aug 15, 2011 at 6:41 AM, Florian Weimer <fwei...@bfk.de> wrote: > * Simon Riggs: > >> I don't see the need to change the BEGIN command, which is SQL >> Standard. We don't normally do that. > > Some language bindings treat BEGIN specially, so it might be difficult > to use this feature.
It's true, the command might require explicit support from language bindings. However I used some perl test scripts, where you can also send a START TRANSACTION command in an $dbh->do(...). The intended use case of this feature is still pg_dump btw... Joachim -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers