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Re: Optimicing Postgres for SunSolaris10 on V240

From: Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>
To: "martin(dot)berner(at)braunvieh(dot)ch" <martin(dot)berner(at)braunvieh(dot)ch>
Cc: pgsql-performance(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Optimicing Postgres for SunSolaris10 on V240
Date: 2006-11-17 18:44:12
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First, I've corrected you e-mail so that it goes to the list, and not to 
me directly.

> I use my PostgreSQL 8.0.4 as Catalogue-Database for Bacula.
> Bacula is a Backupsoftware.

Yes.  The lead contributor to Bacula is a active PostgreSQL project 
participant; I'll see if he'll look into your issue.

> When I backing up System (lot of very small Files) then PostgreSQL seams to by the bottleneck by inserting Catalogueinformation of every single File.
> The System on which Postgres runs is a Sun Solaris 10 Server on a Sun Fire V240 with 1GB RAM, 1CPU (SUNW,UltraSPARC-IIIi at 1.3GHz), 2 Ultra SCSI-3 Disks 73GB at 10k RPM which are in Raid1 (Solaris Softraid).
> Can someone gif me a hint for compiling PostgreSQL or configuring the Database.
> fsync is already disabled..

This is a bad idea if you care about your database.

So, PostgreSQL 8.1 is now official supported by Sun and ships with 
Solaris 10 update 2 or later.  It is recommended that you use that 
rather and an out-of-date version.   Second, see

--Josh Berkus


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