On Mon, Mar 19, 2012 at 6:17 PM, Josh Berkus <j...@agliodbs.com> wrote: > On 3/18/12 8:11 PM, HuangQi wrote: >> The implementation seems to be done quite fully. There is even a patch >> file. Why is the implementation not added into the release of Postgres? As >> so much has already being done, what could I do in this case for the Gsoc? > > That would be good for you to research. archives.postgresql.org will > help you find the discussions around that.
I actually tried to find out, personally...not sure if I was searching wrongly, but searching for TABLESAMPLE did not yield a cornucopia of useful conversations at the right time in history (~2007), even when the search is given a broad date-horizon (all), so I, too, an uninformed as to the specific objections. http://www.postgresql.org/search/?m=1&q=TABLESAMPLE&l=&d=-1&s=d -- fdr -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers