On Thu, Nov 3, 2016 at 7:34 PM, Karl O. Pinc <k...@meme.com> wrote: > To me, the CURRENT_LOG_FILENAME symbol should contain the name > of the current log file. It does not. The CURRENT_LOG_FILENAME symbol > holds the name of the file which itself contains the name of > the log file(s) being written, plus the log file > structure of each log file.
I agree that this is confusing. > IMO, the name of the log files being written, as well as > the type of data structure written into each log file, > are meta-information about the logging data. So maybe > the right name is LOG_METAINFO_DATAFILE. +1 for something like this. -- 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