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Deleting a database

From: Juan Miguel <juanmime(at)ono(dot)com>
To: pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Deleting a database
Date: 2004-03-30 20:32:44
Message-ID: 4069D96C.5000001@ono.com (view raw or flat)
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This is a little question :

In postgres, "delete database dbsample", frees the disk space used for 
this DB?, or I have to drop the files manually ?
I wondered this question, because I read that when you delete records, 
you must run vacuum for freeing the space.

Thanks.


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