Joshua D. Drake wrote: > > >>> I just spent 1/2 hour fixing the multi-value UPDATE > >>> patch for the code drift caused by UPDATE/RETURNING. The patch is a > >>> simple grammar macro. Any coder could have taken that, reviewed it, and > >>> applied it, but no one did. > >> Perhaps that's because nobody but you wanted it to go in. > > > > We got tons of people who wanted that. > > To further this, I didn't even know it was an issue. If it was only half > an hour and it needed to be done, why wasn't it put out there?
I did, sort of: http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-hackers/2006-08/msg00869.php The author replied to me privately, and I said I would adjust it. > Thanks goes to Bruce for fixing it but I didn't know it was an issue, I > have 5 C developers, if any of them could have done it -- then some > communication is needed and I would have allocated someone to it. > > I am sure that is the case with others as well. > > I am not saying it is anyone's responsibility to speak up, but I can say > had I known some help was needed (especially something so trivial) I > would have gladly donated some time. The patch also required a little adjustment, as I posted, so it wasn't a trival issue you could have just thrown at someone. -- Bruce Momjian [EMAIL PROTECTED] EnterpriseDB http://www.enterprisedb.com + If your life is a hard drive, Christ can be your backup. + ---------------------------(end of broadcast)--------------------------- TIP 6: explain analyze is your friend