Hi Jim,

   The code has been fixed by Bruce in response to my bug#2851 (

BTW, I don't know how to make sure that the effect of a doc patch looks fine
in a browser. I mean, how to view the doc/src/sgml/*.sgml in a browser,
nicely formatted as we see on our website!

I wish PostgreSQL community a very Happy New Year... Go ahead and give
closed-source a tough time :)

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On 12/31/06, Jim C. Nasby <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

Dunno if you did this or not, I'd suggest sending a patch to -docs.

On Wed, Dec 20, 2006 at 04:24:39PM +0530, Gurjeet Singh wrote:
> The documentation at
> http://www.postgresql.org/docs/8.2/interactive/config-setting.htmlstates
> that:
> Boolean values may be written as ON, OFF, TRUE, FALSE, YES, NO, 1, 0
> case-insensitive) or any unambiguous prefix of these.
> But the following doesn't work:
> postgres=# set enable_seqscan = of;
> ERROR:  parameter "enable_seqscan" requires a Boolean value
> postgres=#
> 'of' is an unambiguous prefix of OFF, but it clearly doesn't work. Is it
> documentation that needs fix or is it the code?
> I tried the following too:
> set enable_seqscan = "of"; -- doesn't work
> set enable_seqscan = "off"; -- works
> BTW, I tried TR, TRU, FA, FAL, FALS, YE. They all work fine.
> Best regards,
> --
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