On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 6:23 AM, Simon Riggs <si...@2ndquadrant.com> wrote: > No, it *would* take effect. The parameter is set in a config file that > is not part of the backup, so if you start the server from the backup > then it doesn't know that the recovery_config_directory had been set > and so it would read the recovery.conf written by pg_basebackup.
Are you saying pg_basebackup doesn't back up postgresql.conf? I thought it did. -- Robert Haas EnterpriseDB: http://www.enterprisedb.com The Enterprise PostgreSQL Company -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers