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aggregatecmds.c File Reference

#include "postgres.h"
#include "access/heapam.h"
#include "access/htup_details.h"
#include "catalog/dependency.h"
#include "catalog/indexing.h"
#include "catalog/pg_aggregate.h"
#include "catalog/pg_proc.h"
#include "catalog/pg_type.h"
#include "commands/alter.h"
#include "commands/defrem.h"
#include "miscadmin.h"
#include "parser/parse_func.h"
#include "parser/parse_type.h"
#include "utils/acl.h"
#include "utils/builtins.h"
#include "utils/lsyscache.h"
#include "utils/syscache.h"
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Oid DefineAggregate (List *name, List *args, bool oldstyle, List *parameters)

Function Documentation

Oid DefineAggregate ( List name,
List args,
bool  oldstyle,
List parameters 

Definition at line 51 of file aggregatecmds.c.

References ACL_CREATE, ACL_KIND_NAMESPACE, aclcheck_error(), ACLCHECK_OK, AggregateCreate(), defGetQualifiedName(), defGetString(), defGetTypeName(), DefElem::defname, ereport, errcode(), errmsg(), ERROR, format_type_be(), get_namespace_name(), get_typtype(), getTypeInputInfo(), GetUserId(), i, INTERNALOID, IsPolymorphicType, lfirst, list_length(), NIL, NULL, OidInputFunctionCall(), palloc(), pg_namespace_aclcheck(), pg_strcasecmp(), QualifiedNameGetCreationNamespace(), superuser(), TypeNameToString(), typenameTypeId(), TYPTYPE_PSEUDO, and WARNING.

Referenced by ProcessUtilitySlow().

    char       *aggName;
    Oid         aggNamespace;
    AclResult   aclresult;
    List       *transfuncName = NIL;
    List       *finalfuncName = NIL;
    List       *sortoperatorName = NIL;
    TypeName   *baseType = NULL;
    TypeName   *transType = NULL;
    char       *initval = NULL;
    Oid        *aggArgTypes;
    int         numArgs;
    Oid         transTypeId;
    char        transTypeType;
    ListCell   *pl;

    /* Convert list of names to a name and namespace */
    aggNamespace = QualifiedNameGetCreationNamespace(name, &aggName);

    /* Check we have creation rights in target namespace */
    aclresult = pg_namespace_aclcheck(aggNamespace, GetUserId(), ACL_CREATE);
    if (aclresult != ACLCHECK_OK)
        aclcheck_error(aclresult, ACL_KIND_NAMESPACE,

    foreach(pl, parameters)
        DefElem    *defel = (DefElem *) lfirst(pl);

         * sfunc1, stype1, and initcond1 are accepted as obsolete spellings
         * for sfunc, stype, initcond.
        if (pg_strcasecmp(defel->defname, "sfunc") == 0)
            transfuncName = defGetQualifiedName(defel);
        else if (pg_strcasecmp(defel->defname, "sfunc1") == 0)
            transfuncName = defGetQualifiedName(defel);
        else if (pg_strcasecmp(defel->defname, "finalfunc") == 0)
            finalfuncName = defGetQualifiedName(defel);
        else if (pg_strcasecmp(defel->defname, "sortop") == 0)
            sortoperatorName = defGetQualifiedName(defel);
        else if (pg_strcasecmp(defel->defname, "basetype") == 0)
            baseType = defGetTypeName(defel);
        else if (pg_strcasecmp(defel->defname, "stype") == 0)
            transType = defGetTypeName(defel);
        else if (pg_strcasecmp(defel->defname, "stype1") == 0)
            transType = defGetTypeName(defel);
        else if (pg_strcasecmp(defel->defname, "initcond") == 0)
            initval = defGetString(defel);
        else if (pg_strcasecmp(defel->defname, "initcond1") == 0)
            initval = defGetString(defel);
                     errmsg("aggregate attribute \"%s\" not recognized",

     * make sure we have our required definitions
    if (transType == NULL)
                 errmsg("aggregate stype must be specified")));
    if (transfuncName == NIL)
                 errmsg("aggregate sfunc must be specified")));

     * look up the aggregate's input datatype(s).
    if (oldstyle)
         * Old style: use basetype parameter.  This supports aggregates of
         * zero or one input, with input type ANY meaning zero inputs.
         * Historically we allowed the command to look like basetype = 'ANY'
         * so we must do a case-insensitive comparison for the name ANY. Ugh.
        if (baseType == NULL)
                     errmsg("aggregate input type must be specified")));

        if (pg_strcasecmp(TypeNameToString(baseType), "ANY") == 0)
            numArgs = 0;
            aggArgTypes = NULL;
            numArgs = 1;
            aggArgTypes = (Oid *) palloc(sizeof(Oid));
            aggArgTypes[0] = typenameTypeId(NULL, baseType);
         * New style: args is a list of TypeNames (possibly zero of 'em).
        ListCell   *lc;
        int         i = 0;

        if (baseType != NULL)
                     errmsg("basetype is redundant with aggregate input type specification")));

        numArgs = list_length(args);
        aggArgTypes = (Oid *) palloc(sizeof(Oid) * numArgs);
        foreach(lc, args)
            TypeName   *curTypeName = (TypeName *) lfirst(lc);

            aggArgTypes[i++] = typenameTypeId(NULL, curTypeName);

     * look up the aggregate's transtype.
     * transtype can't be a pseudo-type, since we need to be able to store
     * values of the transtype.  However, we can allow polymorphic transtype
     * in some cases (AggregateCreate will check).  Also, we allow "internal"
     * for functions that want to pass pointers to private data structures;
     * but allow that only to superusers, since you could crash the system (or
     * worse) by connecting up incompatible internal-using functions in an
     * aggregate.
    transTypeId = typenameTypeId(NULL, transType);
    transTypeType = get_typtype(transTypeId);
    if (transTypeType == TYPTYPE_PSEUDO &&
        if (transTypeId == INTERNALOID && superuser())
             /* okay */ ;
                     errmsg("aggregate transition data type cannot be %s",

     * If we have an initval, and it's not for a pseudotype (particularly a
     * polymorphic type), make sure it's acceptable to the type's input
     * function.  We will store the initval as text, because the input
     * function isn't necessarily immutable (consider "now" for timestamp),
     * and we want to use the runtime not creation-time interpretation of the
     * value.  However, if it's an incorrect value it seems much more
     * user-friendly to complain at CREATE AGGREGATE time.
    if (initval && transTypeType != TYPTYPE_PSEUDO)
        Oid         typinput,

        getTypeInputInfo(transTypeId, &typinput, &typioparam);
        (void) OidInputFunctionCall(typinput, initval, typioparam, -1);

     * Most of the argument-checking is done inside of AggregateCreate
    return AggregateCreate(aggName, /* aggregate name */
                           aggNamespace,        /* namespace */
                           aggArgTypes, /* input data type(s) */
                           transfuncName,       /* step function name */
                           finalfuncName,       /* final function name */
                           sortoperatorName,    /* sort operator name */
                           transTypeId, /* transition data type */
                           initval);    /* initial condition */