On Sat, Sep 17, 2016 at 8:45 AM, Bernd Helmle <maili...@oopsware.de> wrote: > Current PostgreSQL Documentation on recovery.conf has this about > recovery_min_apply_delay: > > ---<--- > > This parameter is intended for use with streaming replication deployments; > however, if the parameter is specified it will be honored in all cases. > Synchronous replication is not affected by this setting because there is > not yet any setting to request synchronous apply of transaction commits. > > --->--- > > If i understand correctly, this is not true anymore with 9.6, where > remote_apply will have exactly the behavior the paragraph above wants to > contradict: any transaction executed with synchronous_commit=remote_apply > will wait at least recovery_min_apply_delay to finish. Given that > synchronous_commit can be controlled by any user, this might be dangerous > if someone doesn't take care enough.
Yes, I missed that sentence. Thanks. > I think we need a doc patch for that at least, see attached patch against > master, but 9.6 should have a corrected one, too. +1 -- Thomas Munro http://www.enterprisedb.com -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers