On 9/20/11 10:09 AM, Robert Haas wrote: > I like the idea of some kind of sentinel file that tells the server to > start up in recovery mode. But instead of having the user remove it > to cause a promotion, I think the server should remove it when it does > promote. That's more like what we've done in the past, and it ties in > very nicely with what pg_ctl promote already does.
Yes, I agree that that is a superior approach. And then we could keep the trigger_file configuration parameter for backwards compatibility, with intent to depreciate it after a couple more Postgres versions. -- Josh Berkus PostgreSQL Experts Inc. http://pgexperts.com -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers