tts_virtual_copyslot() contained an Assert that checked that the srcslot contained <= attributes than the dstslot. This seems to be backwards as if the srcslot contained fewer attributes then the dstslot could be left with stale Datum values from the previously stored tuple. It might make more sense to allow the source to contain additional attributes and only copy the leading ones that also exist in the destination, however, that's not what we're doing here. Here we just remove the Assert from tts_virtual_copyslot() and add an Assert to ExecCopySlot() to verify the attribute counts match. There does not seem to be any places where the destination contains fewer attributes, so instead of going to the trouble of making the code properly handle this, let's just ensure the attribute counts match. If this Assert fails then that will indicate that we do have cases that require us to handle the srcslot with more attributes than the dstslot. It seems better to only write this code if there's a genuine requirement for it rather than write it now only to leave it untested. Thanks to Andres Freund for helping with the analysis of this. Discussion: https://postgr.es/m/CAApHDvpMAvBL0T+TRORquyx1iqFQKMVTXtqNocOw0Pa2uh1heg@mail.gmail.com
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