Re: [HACKERS] psql expanded auto

2011-11-10 Thread Noah Misch
On Tue, Nov 08, 2011 at 06:36:52AM +0200, Peter Eisentraut wrote: Here is an updated patch that addresses all the issues you pointed out. Looks ready to me. Thanks. -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (pgsql-hackers@postgresql.org) To make changes to your subscription:

Re: [HACKERS] psql expanded auto

2011-11-07 Thread Peter Eisentraut
On lör, 2011-11-05 at 12:26 -0400, Noah Misch wrote: On Sat, Nov 05, 2011 at 04:53:56PM +0200, Peter Eisentraut wrote: On fre, 2011-11-04 at 07:34 -0400, Noah Misch wrote: For \pset format wrapped, we only use $COLUMNS when the output is a tty. I'm thinking it's best, although not

Re: [HACKERS] psql expanded auto

2011-11-05 Thread Peter Eisentraut
On fre, 2011-11-04 at 07:34 -0400, Noah Misch wrote: For \pset format wrapped, we only use $COLUMNS when the output is a tty. I'm thinking it's best, although not terribly important, to apply the same rule to this feature. I think it does work that way. There is only one place where the

Re: [HACKERS] psql expanded auto

2011-11-05 Thread Noah Misch
On Sat, Nov 05, 2011 at 04:53:56PM +0200, Peter Eisentraut wrote: On fre, 2011-11-04 at 07:34 -0400, Noah Misch wrote: For \pset format wrapped, we only use $COLUMNS when the output is a tty. I'm thinking it's best, although not terribly important, to apply the same rule to this feature.

Re: [HACKERS] psql expanded auto

2011-11-04 Thread Noah Misch
On Tue, Nov 01, 2011 at 06:22:47AM +0200, Peter Eisentraut wrote: I wrote: I have often found myself wanting that psql automatically switch between normal and \x mode depending on the width of the output. Would others find this useful? Attached is a crude demo patch. Enable with

Re: [HACKERS] psql expanded auto

2011-11-04 Thread Peter Geoghegan
On 17 December 2010 22:12, Peter Eisentraut pete...@gmx.net wrote: I have often found myself wanting that psql automatically switch between normal and \x mode depending on the width of the output.  Would others find this useful? +1 Sounds like a very good idea. -- Peter Geoghegan      

Re: [HACKERS] psql expanded auto

2011-11-01 Thread Jan Lentfer
I have not tried the patch (yet), but Informix'sl dbacess would do about the same - and it's something I really missed. Jan -- Diese Nachricht wurde von meinem Android-Mobiltelefon mit K-9 Mail gesendet. -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (pgsql-hackers@postgresql.org) To make changes to

Re: [HACKERS] psql expanded auto

2011-11-01 Thread Dimitri Fontaine
Peter Eisentraut pete...@gmx.net writes: Here is a finalized patch for this. The first hunk of the patch is the documentation change, so you can see there how it's supposed to work. Let me know what you think. +1 Regards, -- Dimitri Fontaine http://2ndQuadrant.fr PostgreSQL : Expertise,

Re: [HACKERS] psql expanded auto

2011-10-31 Thread Peter Eisentraut
I wrote: I have often found myself wanting that psql automatically switch between normal and \x mode depending on the width of the output. Would others find this useful? Attached is a crude demo patch. Enable with \pset expanded auto. Here is a finalized patch for this. The first hunk of

Re: [HACKERS] psql expanded auto

2011-03-10 Thread Bruce Momjian
I have added a link to this on the TODO list: Add auto expanded mode that outputs in expanded format if wrapped mode can't wrap the output to the screen width * Re: psql wrapped format default for backslash-d commands *

Re: [HACKERS] psql expanded auto

2011-01-06 Thread Bruce Momjian
Peter Eisentraut wrote: I have often found myself wanting that psql automatically switch between normal and \x mode depending on the width of the output. Would others find this useful? Attached is a crude demo patch. Enable with \pset expanded auto. It is a TODO: Add

Re: [HACKERS] psql expanded auto

2010-12-17 Thread Chris Browne
pete...@gmx.net (Peter Eisentraut) writes: I have often found myself wanting that psql automatically switch between normal and \x mode depending on the width of the output. Would others find this useful? I haven't tested the patch, but that *does* sound generally useful. It's no fun trying to

Re: [HACKERS] psql expanded auto

2010-12-17 Thread Itagaki Takahiro
On Sat, Dec 18, 2010 at 07:12, Peter Eisentraut pete...@gmx.net wrote: I have often found myself wanting that psql automatically switch between normal and \x mode depending on the width of the output.  Would others find this useful? +1 Attached is a crude demo patch.  Enable with \pset