On Wed, Oct 26, 2016 at 7:12 AM, Ashutosh Bapat <ashutosh.ba...@enterprisedb.com> wrote: > Also, many other SIGQUIT handlers like bgworker_quickdie() call > on_exit_reset() > followed by exit(2) instead of just exit(1) in pgstat_quickdie(). Why is this > difference?
Well, for that, you'd need to look at how postmaster.c treats those exit codes. exit(2) from a regular backend or background worker will cause a crash-and-restart cycle; I'm not sure whether the handling for the stats collector is similar or different. -- Robert Haas EnterpriseDB: http://www.enterprisedb.com The Enterprise PostgreSQL Company -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers