Greg Stark <> writes:
> On Fri, Aug 12, 2016 at 7:40 PM, Tom Lane <> wrote:
>> pointing out that "SELECT 42 ISNULL" is now ambiguous.  Since ISNULL
>> is nonstandard, maybe dropping support for it would be feasible.

> Isn't ISNULL one of the lexical tricks we used to effectively give
> bison two token lookahead?

No, it's a SQL-exposed feature, though I think it's just there for
compatibility with some random other DBMS.  See also NOTNULL.

                        regards, tom lane

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