On 5/17/07, FAST PostgreSQL <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
No. It works with scrollable cursors. It will work for cursors/selects
which does not put the results in some store, such as WITH hold/group
by/order by etc.... But most of these restrictions apply for normal
'Select for update' anyway. (With the order by clause, the
implementation is as per the sql standards.)

your patch doesn't work with updatable views because they don't have
ctid columns....

ERROR:  column "ctid" does not exist
STATEMENT:  update vfoo set des_cta = des_cta || ' - prueba' where
current of foo;
ERROR:  current transaction is aborted, commands ignored until end of
transaction block

is this sane behavior? to accept create cursors for update on views
and then failing to update "where current of" and rollback the entire


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