On 2014-07-11 11:08:48 +0200, Magnus Hagander wrote: > Is there a particular reason why pg_receivexlog only supports using > manually created slots but pg_recvlogical supports creating and > dropping them? Wouldn't it be good for consistency there?
I've added it to recvlogical because logical decoding isn't usable without slots. I'm not sure what you'd want to create/drop a slot from receivexlog for, but I'm not adverse to adding the capability. > I'm guessing it's related to not being exposed over the replication > protocol? It's exposed: create_replication_slot: /* CREATE_REPLICATION_SLOT slot PHYSICAL */ K_CREATE_REPLICATION_SLOT IDENT K_PHYSICAL Greetings, Andres Freund -- Andres Freund http://www.2ndQuadrant.com/ PostgreSQL Development, 24x7 Support, Training & Services -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers