On Mon, Aug 18, 2014 at 12:30:40PM +0100, Greg Stark wrote: > On Tue, Aug 5, 2014 at 3:41 AM, Noah Misch <n...@leadboat.com> wrote: > > This remains open for 9.4. Your proposal to revert the feature in 9.4 and > > fix > > it in 9.5 sounds reasonable. > > Ok, I've gone ahead and done this. I'm sorry for the delays and confusion.
Thanks. > > I did try psql-wrapped-expanded-fix-v5.patch with the tests Peter and I > > posted > > upthread, and those tests now behave as they do in released versions. What > > cases did you find that still change vs. 9.3? > > I was trying to build a spreadsheet of every combination of these > options. It turns out that 4-dimensional spreadsheets are kind of > awkward. What's one query that still behaves differently in 9.5 vs. 9.3 (under formatting options that exist in both versions)? > I think the fundamental dilemma was the same that was discussed > upthread. If wrapped expanded mode should have an extra space padding > column for the wrap indicators then all expanded modes should have > that column to be consistent since wrapping shouldn't change the > amount of padding. I might agree for a greenfield design, but -1 for changing expanded mode now to improve consistency in this way. I predict the complaints from users of expanded mode in automation would overpower any applause for the consistency. -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers