Stephen Frost <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> * Tom Lane ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote:
>> BTW, I realized we do not support granting roles to PUBLIC:
>> regression=# create role r;
>> regression=# grant r to public;
>> ERROR:  role "public" does not exist
>> but as far as I can tell SQL99 expects this to work.

> Indeed, I believe you're correct, sorry about missing that.

However, on second thought I'm not sure that this is sensible anyway.

Consider that every role is implicitly a member of PUBLIC --- so isn't
the above a creation of a circular membership loop, which is (for good
reason) forbidden by the spec?

                        regards, tom lane

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