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Re: psql show dbsize?

From: "Gregory Williamson" <Gregory(dot)Williamson(at)digitalglobe(dot)com>
To: "Tom Lane" <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>,"Andrew Dunstan" <andrew(at)dunslane(dot)net>
Cc: "andy" <andy(at)squeakycode(dot)net>,"PostgreSQL-development" <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: psql show dbsize?
Date: 2007-10-31 23:57:49
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Sorry for top-posting -- challenged reader.

Perhaps a future addition as \L ?

This command doesn't seem to be used and could be documented as being subject to permissions and slower.

I actually would find this useful, but there are other ways of getting it. But having the option would be nice sometimes IMHO.

[I've been testing 8.3beta1 with no issues and have just installed the beta2 release, hence I've been lurking on this list. No errors other than self-inflicted ones.]

Greg Williamson
Senior DBA
GlobeXplorer LLC, a DigitalGlobe company

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-----Original Message-----
From: pgsql-hackers-owner(at)postgresql(dot)org on behalf of Tom Lane
Sent: Wed 10/31/2007 5:44 PM
To: Andrew Dunstan
Cc: andy; PostgreSQL-development
Subject: Re: [HACKERS] psql show dbsize? 
 
Andrew Dunstan <andrew(at)dunslane(dot)net> writes:
> Perhaps both these considerations dictate providing another command or a 
> special flavor of \l instead of just modifying it?

I've seen no argument made why \l should print this info at all.

			regards, tom lane

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