Oxford, United Kingdom - July 31, 2018
2ndQuadrant today announced the release of repmgr 4.1.
repmgr is the most popular tool for PostgreSQL replication and failover management. It enhances and complements the built-in replication capabilities in PostgreSQL, making it easy to set up and manage standby servers, check replication status, and perform administrative tasks such as switchover operations. The repmgrd daemon provides automatic failover capability to maximize database uptime, and can easily be integrated with other tools such as PgBouncer for high application availability.
Packages are available via public RPM and APT repositories from 2ndQuadrant. Installation packages documentation is available here.
This release introduces the following configuration file changes:
repmgr 4.1 presents important usability enhancements, such as:
For a detailed list of all repmgrd changes, enhancements, and bug fixes, please read the complete release notes here.
We recommend upgrading to this version as soon as possible. This release can be installed as a simple package upgrade from repmgr 4.x.
repmgr is distributed under GPL v3.
For more information, please send an email to info@2ndQuadrant.com