Josh Berkus wrote:
> > The way things stand you *always* need archived logs. Even if you have
> > streaming set up it might try to use archived logs if it falls too far
> > behind.
> Actually, you don't. If you're willing to accept possible
> desynchronization and recloning of the standbys, then you can skip the
> archive logs.
Agreed, but as a reality check: when I proposed that wal_keep_segments
= -1 would keep all WAL segments (for use while the file system was
being backed up), I was told administrators shoud compute how much free
disk space they had. Obviously easy of use is not our #1 priority.
Bruce Momjian <bruce(at)momjian(dot)us> http://momjian.us
+ It's impossible for everything to be true. +
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