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Re: BUG #2257: Can' stop server while autovacuum is running

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: "Evgeny Gridasov" <eugrid(at)fpm(dot)kubsu(dot)ru>
Cc: pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: BUG #2257: Can' stop server while autovacuum is running
Date: 2006-02-14 17:22:44
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"Evgeny Gridasov" <eugrid(at)fpm(dot)kubsu(dot)ru> writes:
> autovacuum process (when active) did not respond to kill (TERM). Only kill
> -9 helped to stop autovacuum process.

autovacuum does respond to shutdown requests, but in poking at this I
found that btree index vacuuming may fail to notice a pending interrupt
for long periods, if you've got large indexes.  I've committed a fix
for that.

			regards, tom lane

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