On Thu, Dec 1, 2016 at 10:29 AM, Vladimir Rusinov <vrusi...@google.com> wrote: > I've found myself wondering "where is my xlog" after running > pg_switch_xlog() in 10.0. > > Renaming pg_xlog to pg_wal created inconsistency between tools, function > names and directory name on disk. > > Should we also: > > - rename pg_switch_xlog and friends to pg_switch_wal? > - rename pg_recievexlog to pg_revievewal (and others in bin/)? > - rename pg_xlogdump to pg_waldump?
I think yes to all. > - if we do rename, should we keep aliases for functions and symlinks for > tools? I think no. > - anything else? There are some SQL-callable functions that should probably be renamed to match, too. -- 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