> On Sep 13, 2015, at 11:32 PM, Robert Haas <robertmh...@gmail.com> wrote: > > On Sun, Sep 13, 2015 at 12:43 PM, Ildus Kurbangaliev > <i.kurbangal...@postgrespro.ru> wrote: >> Added changes related to the latest master (for individual LWLocks >> definitions) > > If I haven't said this clearly enough already, I'm not OK with > changing the tranche name from char * to a fixed-size character array. > Nor am I OK with limiting the maximum number of tranches to 64. I > worked hard to set this system up so that it did not have limits on > the number of tranches or the lengths of their names, and I don't see > any good reason to add those limitations now.
Yes, that is because I tried to go with current convention working with shmem in Postgres (there are one function that returns the size and others that initialize that memory). But I like your suggestion about API functions, in that case number of tranches and locks will be known during the initialization. ---- Ildus Kurbangaliev Postgres Professional: http://www.postgrespro.com <http://www.postgrespro.com/> The Russian Postgres Company