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Re: archive_command does not execute

From: "Kevin Grittner" <Kevin(dot)Grittner(at)wicourts(dot)gov>
To: "George Wilk" <gwilk(at)ellacoya(dot)com>,"Tom Arthurs" <tarthurs(at)jobflash(dot)com>
Cc: <pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: archive_command does not execute
Date: 2007-06-19 17:27:32
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>>> On Tue, Jun 19, 2007 at 11:16 AM, in message <46780175(dot)3040207(at)jobflash(dot)com>,
Tom Arthurs <tarthurs(at)jobflash(dot)com> wrote: 
> Looks like you are expecting the archive command to run when you shut 
> down the data base. It won't.  It only runs when the xlog gets full and 
> the system needs to recycle to a new logfile.
If you need to force a WAL file to test your backup process, try running
something like:
select pg_switch_xlog();

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