Brian Modra wrote:
> If tar reports that a file was modified while it was being archived,
> does that mean that the file was archived correctly, or is it corrupted
> in the archive?
> Does tar take a snapshot of the file so that even if it is modified, at
> least the archive is safe?
You can not use tar to backup postgresql if it is running.
Joshua D. Drake
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