Excerpts from Tom Lane's message of jue feb 09 12:17:59 -0300 2012:
> Alvaro Herrera <alvhe...@commandprompt.com> writes:
> > Excerpts from Heikki Linnakangas's message of jue feb 09 06:42:12 -0300 
> > 2012:
> >> src/tools/check_keywords.pl is your friend.
> > I wondered a couple of weeks ago if we could, instead, generate the
> > lists in gram.y from kwlist.h.
> We've looked into that in the past.  bison does not seem to have any
> sort of "include" directive, which means the only way to do it would be
> to have the gram.y file be built from pieces at compile time.

Doh, bummer.

> Although
> Michael is successfully doing something of the sort for ecpg, I find it
> way too ugly in return for the amount of benefit we'd get.


> If people are sufficiently worried about this, a better answer would be
> to teach the makefiles to run check_keywords.pl during every build.

FWIW that script is throwing a warning here:
Use of assignment to $[ is deprecated at 
/pgsql/source/HEAD/src/tools/check_keywords.pl line 19.

Also, we should at least do the attached to simplify the process.

Álvaro Herrera <alvhe...@commandprompt.com>
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