On Fri, May 26, 2017 at 05:05:37PM -0400, Peter Eisentraut wrote: > On 5/25/17 19:16, Petr Jelinek wrote: > >> The reported error is just one of many errors that can happen when DROP > >> SUBSCRIPTION tries to drop the slot (doens't exist, still active, no > >> permission, etc.). We don't want to give the hint that is effectively > >> "just forget about the slot then" for all of them. So we would need > >> some way to distinguish "you can't do this right now" from "this would > >> never work" (400 vs 500 errors). > >> > > This specific error returns ERRCODE_UNDEFINED_OBJECT error code so we > > could check for it and offer hint only for this case. > > We would have to extend the walreceiver interface a little to pass that > through, but it seems doable.
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