Tom Lane wrote:
> Bruce Momjian <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> > I wasn't aware you could throw binary values into the timestamp fields
> > like that.  I thought you needed to use a C string for the value.
> This facility was added in 7.4 as part of the wire-protocol overhaul.
> It's nothing directly to do with PREPARE; you could get the same result
> with no prepared statement using PQexecParams.

Ah, no wonder I had not seen that before.  So, I guess the issue is how
much error checking do we want to have for these binary values.  I was a
little disturbed to hear he could insert data he couldn't later view. 
How many datatype have this issue?

  Bruce Momjian                        |
  [EMAIL PROTECTED]               |  (610) 359-1001
  +  If your life is a hard drive,     |  13 Roberts Road
  +  Christ can be your backup.        |  Newtown Square, Pennsylvania 19073

---------------------------(end of broadcast)---------------------------
TIP 3: if posting/reading through Usenet, please send an appropriate
      subscribe-nomail command to [EMAIL PROTECTED] so that your
      message can get through to the mailing list cleanly

Reply via email to