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Trying to do some full text searching with postgres and when running the following command

UPDATE "EMAIL" SET PostText = to_tsvector('pg_catalog.english', "TEXT");

I'm getting the error:

ERROR:  text search configuration name "english" must be schema-qualified

Is there something I'm missing? I've also tried

UPDATE "EMAIL" SET PostText = to_tsvector('english', "TEXT");

Edit 1: Table EMAIL has the column "TEXT" in it. They are both in all caps FWIW

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Double quotes are for case sensitive identifiers or one's that have whitespace in them. Single quotes are for strings.

Try this:

UPDATE "EMAIL" SET PostText = to_tsvector('english', 'TEXT');

You can also remove the quotes around "EMAIL" for a case insensitive match on the field name as well:

UPDATE email SET PostText = to_tsvector('english', 'TEXT');
  • UPDATE "EMAIL" SET PostText = to_tsvector('english', TEXT'); gives me same error: ERROR: text search configuration name "english" must be schema-qualified – PSU_Kardi Aug 16 '13 at 18:04
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    deleted triggers and used your update and it worked. Don't know why but won't a rgue it – PSU_Kardi Aug 16 '13 at 19:17
  • If you deleted triggers and it worked, then perhaps the triggers' code had some error? – ypercubeᵀᴹ Aug 19 '13 at 11:16

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