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

Re: A smaller default postgresql.conf

From: Alvaro Herrera <alvherre(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>
Cc: pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org, Greg Sabino Mullane <greg(at)turnstep(dot)com>
Subject: Re: A smaller default postgresql.conf
Date: 2008-08-19 19:43:11
Message-ID: (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
Lists: pgsql-hackers
Peter Eisentraut wrote:
> On Tuesday 19 August 2008 22:12:47 Greg Sabino Mullane wrote:
> > moving the documentation further away from it is the wrong idea,
> > especially if it means firing up a web browser to do so.
> I can see that argument, but I think we can quite simply solve it if we 
> provide a plain-text version of the configuration chapter of the 
> documentation.  You can easily grep that in a second window and don't have to 
> be in-your-face to users who just want to edit the settings.

Hmm, let me suggest providing it as a manpage for postgresql.conf, i.e.,
you run "man postgresql.conf" and it gives you this manpage documenting
every option.

Alvaro Herrera                      
PostgreSQL Replication, Consulting, Custom Development, 24x7 support

In response to


pgsql-hackers by date

Next:From: Andrew SullivanDate: 2008-08-19 19:47:29
Subject: Re: Patch: plan invalidation vs stored procedures
Previous:From: Joshua DrakeDate: 2008-08-19 19:42:29
Subject: Re: Patch: plan invalidation vs stored procedures

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