Subject: Re: Default 'login.conf' in new installs?
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/14/2006 18:53:40
In article <>,
Patrick Welche  <> wrote:
>On Thu, Oct 12, 2006 at 09:20:40PM +0200, Christian Biere wrote:
>> Patrick Welche wrote:
>> > Which reminds me of something I was unable to do: set the environment
>> > variable PGDATESTYLE to "ISO,DMY" in login.conf...
>> setenv doesn't work?
>Its the fact that the value I am trying to set it to contains a comma. As
>setenv takes a comma delimited list and there seems to be no way to
>escape it, I am stuck. (Work around is in postgresql configuration file,
>but still, this is a real world example of an environment variable set
>to a comma containg value)

This is now allowed by using ISO\\,DMY