Thomas Munro wrote: > On Fri, Apr 1, 2016 at 2:53 AM, Andrew Dunstan <and...@dunslane.net> wrote: > > It would also be nice to find out why we can't usefully scale shared buffers > > higher like we can on *nix. > > Has anyone ever looked into whether asking for SEC_LARGE_PAGES would > help with that?
The huge_pages feature is fairly new, and as I recall the intention is that other operating systems will be supported as we get patches for it. Feel free to submit something. If you can actually research the performance problem with large shared_buffers, that would also be welcome. -- Álvaro Herrera http://www.2ndQuadrant.com/ PostgreSQL Development, 24x7 Support, Remote DBA, Training & Services -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers