On Tue, Sep 13, 2016 at 10:37 AM, Andres Freund <and...@anarazel.de> wrote: > On 2016-09-13 10:35:38 +0900, Michael Paquier wrote: >> On Sat, Sep 10, 2016 at 7:36 PM, Craig Ringer >> <craig.rin...@2ndquadrant.com> wrote: >> > We need it for tap tests. More and more will use pg_basebackup and it'll >> > start hurting test speeds badly. >> >> Ah yes, that's a good argument. hamster would suffer pretty badly >> after that if nothing is done. I'll get an extra patch out for that, >> with --no-sync and not --nosync by the way. > > FWIW, it might be better to instead use eatmydata in the cron > invocations on such slow machines, that way we also test the fsync paths > in them.
Er, well.. libeatmydata is only available in AUR for Archlinux x86_64, and not in sight for Arch ARM... -- Michael -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers