Ühel kenal päeval, E, 2007-09-03 kell 19:55, kirjutas Tom Lane:
> Gregory Stark <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> > "Kenneth Marshall" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> >> - What about multi-column indexes? The current implementation
> >> only supports 1 column.
> > That seems kind of weird. It seems obvious that you mix the three hashes
> > together which reduces it to the solved problem. 
> No, because part of the deal is that you can do lookups using only the
> leading index columns.  At least, all the existing multicolumn index
> types can do that.

One approahc is not to mix hashes, but to partition the hash, so that
each column gets its N bits in the hash. 

If you do it smartly you can use any column for index lookups, not just
the leading one.

>                       regards, tom lane
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