On 25 February 2012 12:42, Thom Brown <t...@linux.com> wrote:
> On 25 February 2012 12:07, Thom Brown <t...@linux.com> wrote:
>> On 25 February 2012 12:00, Dimitri Fontaine <dimi...@2ndquadrant.fr> wrote:
>> D'oh, just as I sent some more queries...
>>> Thom Brown <t...@linux.com> writes:
>>>> Is there any reason why the list of commands that command triggers can
>>>> be used with isn't in alphabetical order?  Also it appears to show
>>> Any reason why?  I don't suppose it's really important one way or the
>>> other, so I'm waiting on some more voices before working on it.
>> Just so it's easy to scan.  If someone is looking for CREATE CAST,
>> they'd kind of expect it near the drop of the CREATE list, but it's
>> actually toward the bottom.  It just looks random at the moment.
>>>> The ALTER COMMAND TRIGGER page also doesn't show which commands it can
>>>> be used against.  Perhaps, rather than repeat the list, there could be
>>>> a note to say that a list of valid commands can be found on the CREATE
>>> Well you can only alter a command that you were successful in creating,
>>> right?  So I'm not sure that's needed here.  By that count though, I
>>> maybe should remove the supported command list from DROP COMMAND TRIGGER
>>> reference page?
>> Sure, that would be more consistent.  You're right, it's not needed.
>> It just seemed odd that one of the statements lacked what both others
>> had.
> Yet another comment... (I should have really started looking at this
> at an earlier stage)
> It seems that if one were to enforce a naming convention for relations
> as shown in the 2nd example for CREATE COMMAND TRIGGER, it could be
> circumvented by someone using CREATE TABLE name AS...
> test=# CREATE TABLE badname (id int, a int, b text);
> ERROR:  invalid relation name: badname
> test=# CREATE TABLE badname AS SELECT 1::int id, 1::int a, ''::text b;
> This doesn't even get picked up by ANY COMMAND.

CREATE COMMAND TRIGGER doesn't output in pg_dump or pg_dumpall.  I'd
expect ALTER COMMAND TRIGGER to output too for when individual
commands are disabled etc.


Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (pgsql-hackers@postgresql.org)
To make changes to your subscription:

Reply via email to