"Regina Obe" <robe(dot)dnd(at)cityofboston(dot)gov> writes:
> Description: Clustering on GIST INDEX clobbers records in table
> This doesn't always happen to me but does intermittently, and for others it
> happens all the time.
> I wonder whether this is fixed by this recent patch:
> The pre-patch behavior would've depended on the value of a
> never-initialized struct field, so the erratic behavior is explained
> by varying contents of memory. I'm unable to make it happen in an
> assert-enabled build, but that's probably because the initial contents
> of a palloc'd chunk are never zeroes in such a build.
> regards, tom lane
Thanks for the quick response on this.
You think by chance you can test out the patch since you can make this bug happen consistently on your build.
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