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Index relation size

From: "Rigmor Ukuhe" <rigmor(dot)ukuhe(at)finestmedia(dot)ee>
To: <pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Index relation size
Date: 2004-10-25 11:02:46
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I have table with size ~35 MB, it has several indexes and couple of them are
well over 500 MB in size (they are indexes with 3-4 columns involved, with
datatypes like varchar, int4 , timestamp, boolean).
Database is VACUUMed nightly, version is 7.2.4 (cant upgrade to newest
version at the moment). Are these
index sizes indicating some problems with our Postgres server?

Rigmor Ukuhe
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