On Wed, Feb 23, 2011 at 4:54 PM, Tom Lane <t...@sss.pgh.pa.us> wrote: > IOW, at least on Linux, you *can* arrange to get a signal when your > parent process dies.
That's pretty cool. > Not sure how ugly it'd be to use this call when available and a time > delay when not, but it's something to think about. Yeah. It may be worth thinking about whether we want to use the postmaster-pipe trick someone was proposing. That might be more portable. -- Robert Haas EnterpriseDB: http://www.enterprisedb.com The Enterprise PostgreSQL Company -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers