On Sat, Apr 9, 2011 at 2:26 PM, Joshua Berkus <j...@agliodbs.com> wrote: > 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?
What would be even more useful us some kind of support for differential copy, a la rsync. (Now I'm waiting for someone to tell me this is a pipe dream.) -- 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