On Wed, Apr 16, 2014 at 11:01:56PM -0400, Bruce Momjian wrote: > On Tue, Apr 1, 2014 at 10:32:01AM -0400, Tom Lane wrote: > > Adrian Vondendriesch <adrian.vondendrie...@credativ.de> writes: > > > I patched the function conninfo_array_parse() which is used by > > > PQconnectStartParams to behave like PQsetdbLogin. The patch also > > > contains a document patch which clarify "unspecified" parameters. > > > > I see no documentation update here. I'm also fairly concerned about the > > implication that no connection parameter, now or in future, can ever have > > an empty string as the correct value. > > I thought about this. We have never needed PQsetdbLogin() to handle > zero-length strings specially in all the years we used it, so I am not > sure why we would ever need PQconnectdbParams() to handle it. I am > thinking we should make PQconnectdbParams() handle zero-length strings > the same as NULL, and document it. > > Attached is a slightly-modified version of Adrian Vondendriesch's patch.
Patch applied. -- Bruce Momjian <br...@momjian.us> http://momjian.us EnterpriseDB http://enterprisedb.com + Everyone has their own god. + -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers