On Sat, Apr 7, 2018 at 06:52:42PM +0100, Dean Rasheed wrote: > On 7 April 2018 at 15:12, Bruce Momjian <br...@momjian.us> wrote: > > Uh, where are we on this patch? It isn't going to make it into PG 11? > > Feature development for this has been going on for years. > > Unfortunately, I think there's no way that this will be ready for > PG11. So far, I have only read parts of the patch, focusing mainly on > the planner changes, and how it will make use of the new statistics. I > think there are still issues to work out in that area, although I > haven't read the latest version yet, I have some doubts about the new > approach described. > > Looking back at the history of this patch, it appears to have moved > through all 4 PG11 commitfests with fairly minimal review, never > becoming Ready for Committer. That's a real shame because I agree that > it's an important feature, but IMO it's not yet in a committable > state. I feel bad saying that, because the patch hasn't really had a > fair chance to-date, despite Tomas' efforts and quick responses to all > review comments. > > At this stage though, all I can say is that I'll make every effort to > keep reviewing it, and I hope Tomas will persist, so that it has a > better chance in PG12.
Yes, let's please keep going on this patch. -- Bruce Momjian <br...@momjian.us> http://momjian.us EnterpriseDB http://enterprisedb.com + As you are, so once was I. As I am, so you will be. + + Ancient Roman grave inscription +