Tom Lane wrote:
> Bruce Momjian <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> > Tom Lane wrote:
> >> This time around, please do not remove API functions just because you
> >> can't find a reference to them in the core code.  I would like to see
> >> a posted, discussed patch first.
> > OK, here is my match to mark items as static or not used:
> >
> By and large, this just demonstrates the silliness of using an automated
> tool for this purpose :-(.  The hits in gist and gin might be valid ---
> Teodor would need to comment on that --- but almost every one of the
> others is a "no, don't do that".  As an example, you've successfully
> reverted this recent patch in toto:
> 2006-04-26 20:46  tgl
>       * src/: backend/utils/adt/selfuncs.c, include/utils/selfuncs.h: If
>       we're going to expose VariableStatData for contrib modules to use,
>       then we should export a reasonable set of the supporting routines
>       too.
> The fundamental problem with find_static is that it hasn't got a clue
> about likely future changes, nor about what we think external add-ons
> might want ...

OK, I don't really have a clue either.  Is any of it valid?

  Bruce Momjian   [EMAIL PROTECTED]

  + If your life is a hard drive, Christ can be your backup. +

---------------------------(end of broadcast)---------------------------
TIP 6: explain analyze is your friend

Reply via email to