On Tue, Aug 20, 2013 at 08:38:52AM +0530, Amit Kapila wrote: > On Tue, Aug 20, 2013 at 8:27 AM, Stephen Frost <sfr...@snowman.net> wrote: > > * Amit Kapila (amit.kapil...@gmail.com) wrote: > >> If both are okay, then I would like to go with second option (include > >> file mechanism). > >> I think by default, we should allow auto file to be included and if > >> user faces any problem or otherwise, > >> then he can decide to disable it. > > > > If it's enabled by default, then we need to ship an 'auto' file which is > > empty by default... > > initdb will create the empty auto file. If we don't enable by default, > then if user uses > ALTER SYSTEM and do sighup/restart, changed config parameter values > will not come into affect > until he manually enables it by removing '#' from '#include'.
Just a heads-up, but a lot of C language folks are going to look at: #include abc and think that is enabled. -- Bruce Momjian <br...@momjian.us> http://momjian.us EnterpriseDB http://enterprisedb.com + It's impossible for everything to be true. + -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers