On Sun, Oct 9, 2016 at 12:12 PM, Pavel Stehule <pavel.steh...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > 2016-10-09 17:27 GMT+02:00 Corey Huinker <corey.huin...@gmail.com>: > >> here is new update - some mentioned issues are fixed + regress tests and >>>> docs >>>> >>> >>> >>> >> This might tie into some work I'm doing. Is there any way these filerefs >> could be used as the inline portion of a COPY command? >> i.e. like this: >> >> COPY my_table FROM STDIN >> :file_ref >> \. >> >> >> > I understand, but I am not sure how difficult implementation it is. This > part (COPY input) doesn't support parametrization - and parametrization can > have a negative performance impact. > > Regards > I may not understand your response. I was thinking we'd want :file_ref to simply 'cat' the file (or program) in place. The fact that the output was consumed by COPY was coincidental. Does that chance your response?