On 6/12/17 17:11, Ants Aasma wrote:
> I'm curious if the community thinks this is a feature worth having?
> Even considering that security experts would classify this kind of
> encryption as a checkbox feature.

File system encryption already exists and is well-tested.  I don't see
any big advantages in re-implementing all of this one level up.  You
would have to touch every single place in PostgreSQL backend and tool
code where a file is being read or written.  Yikes.

Peter Eisentraut              http://www.2ndQuadrant.com/
PostgreSQL Development, 24x7 Support, Remote DBA, Training & Services

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