Archiwizowane November, 2010

November 29th, 2010 by depesz | Tags: , , , , , | 5 comments »

On 27th of November, Robert Haas committed patch which adds new, interesting contrib module: New contrib module, auth_delay. KaiGai Kohei, with a few changes by me.

On 21st of November Robert Haas committed new patch, which adds new function: Add new SQL function, format(text). Currently, three conversion format specifiers are supported: %s for a string, %L for an SQL literal, and %I for an SQL identifier. The latter two ...

On 8th of November, Tom Lane committed patch, which doesn't provide any new features, but removes one of the more annoying footguns in PostgreSQL: Prevent invoking I/O conversion casts via functional/attribute notation. PG 8.4 added a built-in feature for casting pretty ...

Starting new blog series - explanation of various configuration parameters. I will of course follow no schedule or order - if I'd had to - it would be my job, and in this way - it's fun. First configuration parameter to write ...

Some time ago, I was listening to This week in tech and I heard Leo Laporte raving about book Daemon by Daniel Suarez. Did some research, got the book, read it. Relatively soon I heard that there is second part ...