On Sat, Jul 05, 2008 at 10:43:57AM +0200, Hans-Juergen Schoenig wrote:
> hello david,
> i did some quick testing with this wonderful patch.
> it seems there are some flaws in there still:
> test=# explain select count(*)
> test-# from ( WITH RECURSIVE t(n) AS ( SELECT 1 UNION ALL SELECT
> DISTINCT n+1 FROM t )
> test(# SELECT * FROM t WHERE n < 5000000000) as t
> test-# WHERE n < 100;
> server closed the connection unexpectedly
> This probably means the server terminated abnormally
> before or while processing the request.
> The connection to the server was lost. Attempting reset: Failed.
> !> \q
> this one will kill the planner :(
> removing the (totally stupid) distinct avoids the core dump.
Any idea why this might be happening?
> i found one more issue;
> -- broken: wrong result
> test=# select count(*) from ( WITH RECURSIVE t(n) AS (
> SELECT 1 UNION ALL SELECT n + 1 FROM t)
> SELECT * FROM t WHERE n < 5000000000) as t WHERE n < (
> select count(*) from ( WITH RECURSIVE t(n) AS (
> SELECT 1 UNION ALL SELECT n + 1 FROM t )
> SELECT * FROM t WHERE n < 5000000000) as t WHERE n < 100) ;
> (1 row)
> if i am not totally wrong, this should give us a different result.
What result should it give, and what do you think is going wrong here?
> i am looking forward to see this patch in core :).
So am I :)
> it is simply wonderful ...
> many thanks,
Thanks go to the kind people who actually wrote the thing. I've just
been using git to keep the bit-rot off it :)
David Fetter <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> http://fetter.org/
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