Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code

From: Alvaro Herrera
Subject: Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code
Date: ,
Msg-id: 20050417180442.GA12685@dcc.uchile.cl
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In response to: Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  ("Joshua D. Drake")
Responses: Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  (Rod Taylor)
Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  (Christopher Kings-Lynne)
Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  (Bruce Momjian)
Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  ("Joshua D. Drake")
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argtype_inherit() is dead code  (Tom Lane, )
 Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  ( (elein), )
  Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  (Tom Lane, )
   Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  (Alvaro Herrera, )
    Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  (Tom Lane, )
    Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
     Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  (Alvaro Herrera, )
      Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  (Rod Taylor, )
       Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  (Robert Treat, )
        Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  (Rod Taylor, )
      Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  (Christopher Kings-Lynne, )
      Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  (Bruce Momjian, )
      Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
     Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  ("Jim C. Nasby", )
   Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  ( (elein), )
 Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  ("Chuck McDevitt", )
 Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  (Christopher Browne, )
  Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  ("Jim C. Nasby", )
 Re: argtype_inherit() is dead code  ("Dave Held", )

On Sun, Apr 17, 2005 at 06:56:01AM -0700, Joshua D. Drake wrote:

> From a "people who call me" perspective. I am never asked about
> inheritance. Most of the people don't even know it is there.
> The requests I get are:

Just wondering, does anybody asks you about the excessive locking (and
deadlocking) on foreign keys?  The business about being able to drop
users and then find out they were still owners of something?  I guess I
worry about things too low-level that nobody really cares too much about.

-- 
Alvaro Herrera (<alvherre[@]dcc.uchile.cl>)
"Always assume the user will do much worse than the stupidest thing
you can imagine."                                (Julien PUYDT)



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