Is this done or should it be kept for 8.4?


Tom Lane wrote:
> I just noticed that there are a number of places (mostly GUC assignment
> hooks) that use IsTransactionState() to decide if it's safe for them to
> do catalog lookups.  This seems pretty bogus because IsTransactionState
> will return true in an aborted transaction.  I'm not sure there's any
> actual bug because of other constraints on when GUC updates occur, but
> it sure looks like trouble waiting to happen.
> We could fix this either by changing the definition of
> IsTransactionState() or by introducing another test function with
> a different name.  Any thoughts which is preferable?
>                       regards, tom lane
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