2007/10/18, Merlin Moncure <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>:
> On 10/18/07, Pavel Stehule <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > this function can help with array's iteration.
> >
> > create function generate_iterator(anyarray)
> > returns setof integer
> > as $$
> > select i
> >   from generate_series(array_lower($1,1),
> >                                        array_upper($1,1)) g(i)
> > $$ language sql;
> There was a very similar proposal a little while back (google:
> array_to_set).  I think I like those names better since you are
> returning a set, not an iterator :-).  Also, this should be internal
> as you suggest (there is an undocumented builtin that already does
> this, _pg_expandarray).
I remember. There is only one important difference. What is behave of
array_to_set with multidim. array? the name "generate_iterator" is my
first idea (it retunrs set but setof indexes). I am sure so there are
better names :)

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