Neil Conway <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> On Mon, 2006-08-21 at 19:27 +0300, Martin Atukunda wrote:
>> If readline is used by psql, a history file is automatically used.
>> This patch adds the special file name 'none', which if set as the
>> HISTFILE parameter, will cause psql not to use the history file.

> I think it would be cleaner to use a separate \set variable to control
> whether a history file is written, rather than needlessly overloading
> the meaning of HISTFILE.

Why is this useful at all?  There's already the -n (don't use readline)
switch.

                        regards, tom lane

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