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Re: Can anyone answer this question

From: Robert Bernier <robert(at)pg-live(dot)info>
To: seapug(at)postgresql(dot)org
Cc: Ralph Smith <4OtherBusiness(at)comcast(dot)net>
Subject: Re: Can anyone answer this question
Date: 2012-04-12 06:11:35
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On Wednesday, April 11, 2012 08:51:21 pm Ralph Smith wrote:
> In one of my phone interviews I was asked 'in what situation will PG crash
> because of one thread failing'? I didn't know.
> My guess, the WAL writer???
> Ralph
> ______________________________

Don't know what kind of answer you will get. Unless you express explicitly 
kill a process, a SIGKILL  to the postgres process itself. I haven't heard of 
any kind of situation that killing a thread would cause a crash.

What's the story behind the question?

Robert Bernier

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