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From "Vignesh Swaminathan" <vswam...@cordys.com>
Subject RE: Two errors with create/alter database SQL in PostgreSQL 8.1
Date Wed, 15 Feb 2006 09:11:21 GMT
> Second,
> When alter table is used with alter column switched on, a series of 
> syntax error messages pop from PostgreSQL 8.1. However the alter is 
> executed fine as the continue on error flag was on. The details are,

Please post the stacktraces.



As replied earlier the alterations in the PostgreSQLBuilder is a
solution, following is the code snippet from PostgreSQLBuilder.java
which provides the fix.

public void writeColumnAlterStmt(Table table, Column column, boolean
isNewColumn) throws IOException
        print(isNewColumn ? "ADD " : "ALTER ");
        		writeColumn(table, column); 
			writeAlterColumn(table, column);

protected void writeAlterColumn(Table table, Column column) throws
        //see comments in columnsDiffer about null/"" defaults
        print(" TYPE ");

	  ... Rest of the code similar to writeColumn method of


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