On Fri, May 5, 2017 at 02:28:50PM +0200, Petr Jelinek wrote: > On 05/05/17 02:46, Bruce Momjian wrote: > > I am getting tired of saying this. When I am writing the release notes, > > I am trying to figure out how it affects our shipped code, and the only > > "decoding" I know of is test_decoding. My message was this: > > I actually think the main misunderstanding here comes from the > test_decoding name interpretation. The test_decoding does not decode > anything and there are no external "decoders". The decoding happens in > core, the decoding just provides C API for plugins to consume the > decoded info (ie, heap tuples and similar). The test_decoding *tests* > the decoding API and the external projects use the decoding API as well > but they don't really decode anything, their role is of filtering and > deciding the wire protocol mostly.
Yes, I thought test_decoding did decoding and not just use a backend-internal decoder. -- Bruce Momjian <br...@momjian.us> http://momjian.us EnterpriseDB http://enterprisedb.com + As you are, so once was I. As I am, so you will be. + + Ancient Roman grave inscription + -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers