"Pavel Stehule" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> if I comprehended it well CURSOR_OPT_SCROLL is set only when SCROLL is cheap 
> (not when is possible). It's true?

Nope.  If you want a scrollable plan you need to make sure you tell the
planner about it.  SPI_cursor_open is not in charge, it's merely looking
at what the planner did.

As for that other stuff, when and if we support it, it would be time to
add a SPI entry point that supports it.  I'm disinclined to add an API
on speculation though --- by the time the feature actually exists, we
might not like the API anymore anyway.

                        regards, tom lane

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