> Attached is an updated patch for this. I have changed the initdb option > name per suggestion. The WAL receiver is now started concurrently with > the base backup. There is progress reporting (ps display), fsyncing. > Configuration files are not copied anymore. There is a simple test > suite. Tablespace support is still missing, but it would be > straightforward.
This is an amazing feature. How come we don't have people cramming to review this?