Skip site navigation (1) Skip section navigation (2)

Re: auto_vacuum question

From: Alvaro Herrera <alvherre(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: Mark Steben <msteben(at)autorevenue(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: auto_vacuum question
Date: 2008-03-17 14:57:34
Message-ID: (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
Lists: pgsql-admin
Mark Steben wrote:
> We upgraded from postgres 7.4.5 to 8.2.5 a couple weekends ago.  I just
> turned auto vacuum on today.
> I manually inserted 4 entries in PG_AUTOVACUUM with enabled = 'f' to exclude
> these larger tables
> That we manually vacuum every night.  But the first tables that autovacuum
> chooses to vacuum are
> These 4 tables.  Am I missing something?

My guess is that you set the rest of the settings to 0, particularly for
the freeze settings.  In that case, try changing them to -1.

Alvaro Herrera                      
The PostgreSQL Company - Command Prompt, Inc.

In response to


pgsql-admin by date

Next:From: Jessica RichardDate: 2008-03-17 15:07:37
Subject: invalid memory alloc request
Previous:From: Mark StebenDate: 2008-03-17 14:31:02
Subject: auto_vacuum question

Privacy Policy | About PostgreSQL
Copyright © 1996-2017 The PostgreSQL Global Development Group