On 11 February 2017 at 23:45, Corey Huinker <corey.huin...@gmail.com> wrote: > So you'd just want to know nesting depth, with no indicator of true/false?
Even that's more than bash does, for example: $ if true ; then > if false ; then > : > fi > fi I'm a bit confused how the true/false is actually valuable. It doesn't tell you how the expression actually evaluated, just where you are in the code you're typing in which you can tell equally well by looking at what code you're typing in. The reason nesting level is handy is just to remind you in case you forget. For debugging scripts it would be handy to have some way to tell whether the \if expression actually evaluated to true or false but that wouldn't be in the prompt I don't think. -- greg -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers