On Wed, Jan 13, 2010 at 9:34 PM, Heikki Linnakangas <heikki.linnakan...@enterprisedb.com> wrote: > No, that's not an issue. We only wait for the backup-end record if we > haven't seen yet since we started recovery from the base backup. > Assuming the standby had reached that point already before the new > backup from the standby started, backupStartLoc is zero in the control file.
OK. That assumption should be documented? And, when we start an archive recovery from the backup from the standby, we seem to reach a safe starting point before database has actually become consistent. It's because backupStartLoc is zero. Isn't this an issue? Regards, -- Fujii Masao NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION NTT Open Source Software Center -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers