On Jul 7, 2007, at 13:50 , Tom Lane wrote:

Zdenek Kotala <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
Dave Page wrote:
This is almost as bad as Magnus agreeing with JD (!), but I agree with Peter :-). After years of typing the current names, changing them does
seem somewhat annoying. Worse yet, pg_* is just awkward to type.

But these utilities are mostly using in scripts -> one type, multi use.

According to whom?  The ones that are really at issue I think are
createuser/createlang/dropuser/droplang, and those seem mainly intended
for interactive use.  In a script you might as well use psql -c.

I'm curious as to know how often these are used at all. I think I may have used createuser once and used to use createlang, but I can't recall ever using the others.

Michael Glaesemann
grzm seespotcode net

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