I'm reading the docs for 8.4.2, section 18.4.1 Memory. I'm trying to figure
out what reasonable values for my usage would be.
The doc says:
Sets the amount of memory the database server uses for shared memory
While circular definitions are always right, I'm kind of looking for some
"PostgreSQL uses shared memory buffers for ...."
Could someone please explain what the role of shared buffers is?
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