Andrew Dunstan <andrew(at)dunslane(dot)net> writes:
> I prefer archive_cleanup_command. We should name things after their
> principal function, not an implementation detail, IMNSHO.
Weak preference for archive_cleanup_command here.
> More importantly, we should include an example in the docs. I created
> one the other day when this was actually bothering me a bit (see
> That seemed to work ok, but maybe it's too long, and maybe people would
> prefer a shell script to perl.
Short is good. Maybe you could remove the logging stuff from the
As for the language choice, my first thought is +1 for perl over shell,
mainly because it might be directly useful to people on Windows while
shell never would be. On the other hand, if it's possible to do a
useful one-liner in shell then let's do it that way.
regards, tom lane
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