[sf-perl] PostgreSQL DBD ---- repost: sorry, I had the wrong subject in my previous post

David Fetter david at fetter.org
Fri Apr 1 08:10:47 PST 2005

On Fri, Apr 01, 2005 at 01:14:34AM -0800, Shane Hill wrote:
> > Um, you're not using the OID as your key, are you?   That's no
> > longer supported ...
> no sir,  I am just using it in the query to retrieve object info
> that was just inserted.  like so:
> SELECT * FROM table WHERE oid = 37;
> is there an issue with doing that as well?  I am using the latest
> 7xx, have not tried 8xx yet.

Oid is deprecated and will eventually be removed, as it is not
guaranteed to be unique, so it would be a Good Thing(TM) to get it out
of your code.

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