On Thu, Sep 22, 2011 at 1:52 AM, Josh Berkus <j...@agliodbs.com> wrote: > Fujii, > > I haven't really been following your latest patches about taking backups > from the standby and cascading replication, but I wanted to see if it > fulfills another TODO: the ability to "remaster" (that is, designate the > "lead standby" as the new master) without needing to copy WAL files.
Sorry, I could not follow you. I believe that we can "remaster" even in 9.1. When the master crashes, we can choose the "lead standby" by comparing each standby replay location, and can promote it by pg_ctl promote. What "remaster" feature are you expecting we should develop in 9.2? Regards, -- Fujii Masao NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION NTT Open Source Software Center -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers