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Re: PostgreSQL Logging

From: Oliver Elphick <olly(at)lfix(dot)co(dot)uk>
To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: PostgreSQL Logging
Date: 2005-12-24 14:27:35
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On Fri, 2005-12-23 at 10:15 -0500, Mag Gam wrote:
> Is it possible to isolate logging for each individual database?
> For example, lets say I have 3 databases: db1, db2, db3. And I want to
> log db activity (statements, login/logout, etc..)  db1, db2, db3 like
> $PGDATA/db1, $PGDATA/db2, $PGDATA/db3, respectively.
> Currently everything is logged in $PGDATA/pg_log

I don't think you can do it in PostgreSQL itself.

I suggest this method:

  Configure PostgreSQL to log to standard output.

  When starting the postmaster, redirect standard output to a named

  Before you start PostgreSQL, start up a perl script to read the named
pipe and write to appropriate logs.

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