Vitaly Burovoy wrote: > Majority of the votes for NULL for "other things" except epoch. > Nobody answers about differences between monotonic and oscillating values. > > I suppose behavior of monotonic values (julian, century, decade, > isoyear, millennium and year) should be the same as for epoch (which > obviously also monotonic value). > Proposed patch has that behavior: +/-infinity for epoch, julian, > century, decade, isoyear, millennium and year; NULL for other fields.
It seems we got majority approval on the design of this patch, and no disagreement; the last submitted version appears to implement that. There's no documentation change in the patch though. I'm marking it as Waiting on Author; please resubmit with necessary doc changes. Thanks, -- Álvaro Herrera http://www.2ndQuadrant.com/ PostgreSQL Development, 24x7 Support, Remote DBA, Training & Services -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers