Re: Clarification in pg10's pgupgrade.html step 10 (upgrading standby servers)

From: Andreas Joseph Krogh <andreas(at)visena(dot)com>
To: Bruce Momjian <bruce(at)momjian(dot)us>
Cc: Michael Paquier <michael(dot)paquier(at)gmail(dot)com>, Robert Haas <robertmhaas(at)gmail(dot)com>, "pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org" <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>, Stephen Frost <sfrost(at)snowman(dot)net>
Subject: Re: Clarification in pg10's pgupgrade.html step 10 (upgrading standby servers)
Date: 2017-09-13 14:31:09
Message-ID: VisenaEmail.93.79215f39c91fa09e.15e7ba0e358@tc7-visena
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På onsdag 13. september 2017 kl. 15:26:27, skrev Bruce Momjian <bruce(at)momjian(dot)us
On Wed, Sep 13, 2017 at 01:35:17AM +0200, Andreas Joseph Krogh wrote:
> I know I'm being a little nitty-gritty here, but if it helps me understand
> might help others.

I have applied the attached patch to show examples of using rsync on
PGDATA and tablespaces, documented that rsync is only useful when in
link mode, and explained more clearly how rsync handles links.  You can
see the results here:

Any more improvements?
Very nice!
For sake of completeness I think an example of running rsync when
having pg_wal located outside the data directories would be helpful. Especially
an example upgrading from 9.6 to 10 because of the name-change of pg_xlog ->

Andreas Joseph Krogh

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