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Re: Periodically slow inserts

From: Leonardo Francalanci <m_lists(at)yahoo(dot)it>
To: Gael Le Mignot <gael(at)pilotsystems(dot)net>, pgsql-performance(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Periodically slow inserts
Date: 2010-10-21 13:15:40
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> We are  using PostgreSQL for  storing data and  full-text  search indexes
> for the webiste of a daily newspaper. We are  very happy overall with the
> results, but we have one "weird" behaviour that  we would like to solve.

I think there's a lot of missing info worth knowing:

1) checkpoints logs? Enable them, maybe the "slowness" happens
at checkpoints:


2) How many rows does each table contain?

3) HW: how many discs you have, and which controller you're using (and:
does it use a BBU?)

The more you tell the list, the better help you'll get...


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