[fpc-pascal] Re: TPQConnection: Duplicated error message.

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Fri Apr 5 11:09:15 CEST 2013

On Fri, 5 Apr 2013, Ludo Brands wrote:

> On 04/05/2013 09:10 AM, Reinier Olislagers wrote:
>>> I'm sure the guy who implemented this (I think Ludo Brands) can tell you
>> exactly what's going on.
> Yes;)
> The background of spitting out the complete error detail was people
> complaining about not getting the hints as they are used to when using
> PGAdmin3 or psql. Also there are many places in sqldb where the pg error
> is obfuscated by a generic sqldb message and where the PG returned error
> message has a lot of additional info and is not a duplicate.
> Turning off the full info by default is in light of above imho a big
> step backwards. Usually people complain about getting not enough info.

The message contains still the original PostGres error message, of course I didn't delete that.

It is only the rest (hint, primary error, error code, error character etc.) that is disabled

> An option to get less info is fine but shouldn't be turned on by default.

No problem. I've changed the default value of VerboseErrors to true. Rev. 24154.


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