On 27 December 2012 18:36, Stephen Frost <sfr...@snowman.net> wrote: > Simon, > > * Simon Riggs (si...@2ndquadrant.com) wrote: >> I admire your forward thinking on that; yes, that could cause >> problems. But even then, we would be admitting that nobody now gets a >> valid value of MaxBackends, which sounds like it might be a problem in >> itself. > > I agree that the current implementation could lead to problems/confusion > for contrib module authors, if they're doing something with MaxBackends.
I can't see any problems myself and am happy with Heikki's proposal to accept that restriction, since other workarounds are possible. -- Simon Riggs http://www.2ndQuadrant.com/ PostgreSQL Development, 24x7 Support, Training & Services -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers