> On 1 Sep 2020, at 15:13, Michael Banck <michael(dot)banck(at)credativ(dot)de> wrote:
> the pg_checksums docs mention that "When enabling checksums, every file > in the cluster is rewritten". > > From IRC discussions, "rewritten" seems ambiguous, it could mean that a > second copy of the file is written and then switched over, implying > increased storage demand during the operation.
Makes sense, I can see that confusion.
> So maybe "rewritten in-place" is better, as per the attached?
Isn't "modified in-place" a more accurate description of the process?