On 2/25/11 4:57 PM, Jeff Davis wrote: > On Fri, 2011-02-25 at 15:44 -0800, Josh Berkus wrote: >> Hmmm, I don't follow this. The user can only disable syncrep for their >> own transactions. If they don't care about the persistence of their >> transaction post-failover, why should the DBA care? > > I think that's the difference between failover and switchover, right? At > least Slony makes such a distinction, as well.
Yeah. Actually, what would be even simpler and more to the point would be a command that says "flush all transactions from Server A to Server B, then fail over". -- -- Josh Berkus PostgreSQL Experts Inc. http://www.pgexperts.com -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers