On Fri, Jun 10, 2016 at 12:09 PM, Andres Freund <and...@anarazel.de> wrote:
> On 2016-06-10 11:58:26 +0530, Amit Kapila wrote:
> > While looking at code in this area, I observed that during replay of
> > records (heap_xlog_delete), we first clear the vm, then update the page.
> > So we don't have Buffer lock while updating the vm where as in the patch
> > (collect_corrupt_items()), we are relying on the fact that for clearing
> > bit one needs to acquire buffer lock.  Can that cause a problem?
> Unsetting a vm bit is always safe, right?

I think so, which means this should not be a problem area.

With Regards,
Amit Kapila.
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