On Sat, Oct 22, 2016 at 5:17 AM, Jim Nasby <jim.na...@bluetreble.com> wrote: > On 10/20/16 10:15 PM, Michael Paquier wrote: >> >> 2) If anything is found, stop the server and delete the files manually. >> 3) Re-start the server. >> OK, that's troublesome and costly for large relations, but we know >> that's the safest way to go for any versions, and there is no need to >> complicate the code with any one-time repairing extensions. > > Wouldn't you need to run around to all your replicas and do that as well?
Yeah... >> Speaking of which, I implemented a small extension able to truncate >> the FSM up to the size of the relation as attached, but as I looked at >> it SMGR_TRUNCATE_FSM has been introduced in 9.6 so its range of action >> is rather limited... And I pushed as well a version on github: >> https://github.com/michaelpq/pg_plugins/tree/master/pg_fix_truncation >> The limitation range of such an extension is a argument good enough to >> just rely on the stop/delete-FSM/start method to fix an instance and >> let VACUUM do the rest of the work. That looks to work but use it at >> your own risk. > > > Shouldn't the truncation be logged before it's performed? Doh. Yes, thanks for the reminder. And I commented on that upthread.. -- Michael -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers