On 2017/02/10 15:58, Simon Riggs wrote: > On 10 February 2017 at 06:19, Amit Langote > <langote_amit...@lab.ntt.co.jp> wrote: >> The new partitioned tables do not contain any data by themselves. Any >> data inserted into a partitioned table is routed to and stored in one of >> its partitions. In fact, it is impossible to insert *any* data before a >> partition (to be precise, a leaf partition) is created. > > Where is all of this documented? All I see at the moment is old docs.
Last week I sent documentation patches in a separate message titled "Documentation improvements for partitioning" . One of the patches adds a separate section in the DDL chapter describing partitioned tables. Thanks, Amit  https://www.postgresql.org/message-id/bf9ebbb3-fb1e-3206-b67c-e7a803a747d9%40lab.ntt.co.jp -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers