On 16 September 2015 at 15:37, Peter Eisentraut <pete...@gmx.net> wrote:

> On 9/16/15 1:12 PM, Michael Paquier wrote:
> > On Wed, Sep 16, 2015 at 7:51 AM, Peter Eisentraut <pete...@gmx.net>
> wrote:
> >> Also, the documentation claims that this parameter requires a postmaster
> >> restart, but the code thinks it's SIGHUP.  Which one is wrong?
> >
> > To which part of the documentation are you referring to? The parameter
> > is SIGHUP as I recall and aimed to be such.
> http://www.postgresql.org/docs/9.5/static/runtime-config-replication.html#GUC-HOT-STANDBY-FEEDBACK
Those docs say "This parameter can only be set in the postgresql.conf file
or on the server command line."

When a restart is required we say "This parameter can only be set at server
e.g. hot_standby

So the docs look correct.

IMHO the default is the best one at the current time. See
I've got some changes that I'd like to make once Kevin's snapshot too old
patch has gone thru that might change that.

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