On 5/25/17 22:45, Robert Haas wrote: > I guess I'm not convinced that it's really the same. I think we want > to allow users to create views over system objects; our life might be > easier if we hadn't permitted that, but views over e.g. pg_locks are > common, and prohibiting them doesn't seem like a reasonable choice. > I'm less clear that we want to let them publish system objects. Aside > from the pg_dump issues, does it work?
The confusion in this discussion is exactly that there are multiple definitions of what a "system object" might be. You cannot publish a system catalog. But a user-created table in information_schema is not a system catalog. -- Peter Eisentraut http://www.2ndQuadrant.com/ PostgreSQL Development, 24x7 Support, Remote DBA, Training & Services -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers