On 7/5/16 4:24 AM, Albe Laurenz wrote: > But notwithstanding your feeling that you would like your application > to break if it makes use of this behaviour, it is a change that might > make some people pretty unhappy - nobody can tell how many.
What is the use of the existing behavior? You get back an arbitrary implementation dependent value. We don't even guarantee what the value will be. If we changed it to return a different implementation dependent value, would users get upset? -- Peter Eisentraut 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