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Re: db size

From: Adrian Moisey <adrian(at)careerjunction(dot)co(dot)za>
To: pgsql-performance(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: db size
Date: 2008-04-15 07:33:06
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>>>     Now, is the bloat in the tables (which tables ?) or in the 
>>> indexes (which indexes ?), or in the toast tables perhaps, or in the 
>>> system catalogs or all of the above ? Or perhaps there is a 
>>> long-forgotten process that got zombified while holding a huge temp 
>>> table ? (not very likely, but who knows).
>>>     Use pg_relation_size() and its friends to get an idea of the size 
>>> of stuff.

Can anybody give me some advice on the above?  I'm not sure where to 
start looking or how to start looking

Adrian Moisey
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