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Re: Single-Transaction Utility options

From: Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>
To: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: Simon Riggs <simon(at)2ndquadrant(dot)com>, pgsql-patches(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Single-Transaction Utility options
Date: 2005-12-18 20:51:23
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Tom Lane wrote:
> I believe Peter's question was rhetorical: what he meant to point out
> is that the documentation needs to explain what is the reason for
> having this switch, ie, in what cases would you use it or not use it?
> Just saying what it does isn't really adequate docs.

I once considered implementing this myself but found it infeasible for 
some reason I don't remember.  Nevertheless I always thought that 
having an atomic restore ought to be a non-optional feature.  Are there 
situations where one would not want to use it?  (And if so, which one 
is the more normal case?)

Peter Eisentraut

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