Re: INSERT question

From: Tom Lane
Subject: Re: INSERT question
Date: ,
Msg-id: 25641.1102956494@sss.pgh.pa.us
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In response to: INSERT question  (sarlav kumar)
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 Re: [PERFORM] INSERT question  (george young, )

sarlav kumar <> writes:
> Is there a way to write the INSERT as follows?

> INSERT into merchant_buyer_country (merchant_id,country,enabled,group_id)  values (1203,
> (SELECT code FROM country WHERE send IS NOT NULL OR receive IS NOT NULL), 'true',1);

> I tried this, but I get the following problem:
> ERROR:  More than one tuple returned by a subselect used as an expression.

INSERT into merchant_buyer_country (merchant_id,country,enabled,group_id)
  SELECT 1203, code, 'true', 1 FROM country
  WHERE send IS NOT NULL OR receive IS NOT NULL;

            regards, tom lane


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