On Sat, Apr 9, 2011 at 20:26, Joshua Berkus <j...@agliodbs.com> wrote: > Magnus, all: > > It seems a bit annoying to have to do an rm -rf * $PGDATA/ before resynching > a standby using pg_basebackup. This means that I still need to wrap > basebackup in a shell script, instead of having it do everything for me ... > especially if I have multiple tablespaces. > > Couldn't we have a --force option which would clear all data and tablespace > directories before resynching?
That could certainly be useful, yes. But I have a feeling whomever tries to get that into 9.1 will be killed - but it's certainly good to put ont he list of things for 9.2. -- Magnus Hagander Me: http://www.hagander.net/ Work: http://www.redpill-linpro.com/ -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers