Franck Verrot wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 19, 2015 at 11:31 PM, Jeff Janes <> wrote:
> >
> > I took this for a test drive, and had some comments.on the user visible
> > parts.
> > [...]
> > But I think these belong as CONTEXT or as DETAIL, not as HINT.  The
> > messages are giving me details about where (which column)  the error
> > occurred, they aren't giving suggestions to me about what to do about it.
> >
> Hi Jeff,
> Somehow my email never went through. So thank you for the test drive, I've
> tried to update my patch (that you will find attached) to reflect what you
> said (DETAIL instead of HINT).

I think you need errcontext(), not errdetail().  The most important
difference is that you can have multiple CONTEXT lines but only one
DETAIL; I think if you attach a second errdetail(), the first one is

Álvaro Herrera      
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