Re: [HACKERS] SYNONYMS (again)

2011-08-04 Thread Boszormenyi Zoltan
2011-06-23 20:44 keltezéssel, Gurjeet Singh írta: On Wed, Jun 22, 2011 at 3:37 PM, Joshua D. Drake j...@commandprompt.com mailto:j...@commandprompt.com wrote: Per: http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-hackers/2010-11/msg02043.php It seems we did come up with a use case in the

Re: [HACKERS] SYNONYMS (again)

2011-06-23 Thread PostgreSQL - Hans-Jürgen Schönig
On Jun 23, 2011, at 12:52 AM, Alvaro Herrera wrote: Excerpts from Joshua D. Drake's message of mié jun 22 15:37:17 -0400 2011: Per: http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-hackers/2010-11/msg02043.php It seems we did come up with a use case in the procpid discussion. The ability to change

Re: [HACKERS] SYNONYMS (again)

2011-06-23 Thread PostgreSQL - Hans-Jürgen Schönig
On Jun 23, 2011, at 12:52 AM, Alvaro Herrera wrote: Excerpts from Joshua D. Drake's message of mié jun 22 15:37:17 -0400 2011: Per: http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-hackers/2010-11/msg02043.php It seems we did come up with a use case in the procpid discussion. The ability to change

Re: [HACKERS] SYNONYMS (again)

2011-06-23 Thread Kevin Grittner
Gurjeet Singh singh.gurj...@gmail.com wrote: Instead of just synonyms of columns, why don't we think about implementing virtual columns (feature as named in other RDBMS). This is the ability to define a column in a table which is derived using an expression around other non-virtual columns.

Re: [HACKERS] SYNONYMS (again)

2011-06-23 Thread Gurjeet Singh
On Thu, Jun 23, 2011 at 2:58 PM, Kevin Grittner kevin.gritt...@wicourts.gov wrote: Gurjeet Singh singh.gurj...@gmail.com wrote: Instead of just synonyms of columns, why don't we think about implementing virtual columns (feature as named in other RDBMS). This is the ability to define a

Re: [HACKERS] SYNONYMS (again)

2011-06-23 Thread Gurjeet Singh
On Wed, Jun 22, 2011 at 3:37 PM, Joshua D. Drake j...@commandprompt.comwrote: Per: http://archives.postgresql.**org/pgsql-hackers/2010-11/**msg02043.phphttp://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-hackers/2010-11/msg02043.php It seems we did come up with a use case in the procpid discussion. The

[HACKERS] SYNONYMS (again)

2011-06-22 Thread Joshua D. Drake
Per: http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-hackers/2010-11/msg02043.php It seems we did come up with a use case in the procpid discussion. The ability to change the names of columns/databases etc, to handle the fixing of bad decision decisions during development over time. Thoughts? JD --

Re: [HACKERS] SYNONYMS (again)

2011-06-22 Thread Alvaro Herrera
Excerpts from Joshua D. Drake's message of mié jun 22 15:37:17 -0400 2011: Per: http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-hackers/2010-11/msg02043.php It seems we did come up with a use case in the procpid discussion. The ability to change the names of columns/databases etc, to handle the