On Wed, Aug 2, 2017 at 1:58 PM, Tom Lane <t...@sss.pgh.pa.us> wrote: > Robert Haas <robertmh...@gmail.com> writes: >> On Wed, Aug 2, 2017 at 1:08 PM, Tom Lane <t...@sss.pgh.pa.us> wrote: >>> --restore-via-partition-root ? > >> I worry someone will think that pg_dump is now restoring stuff, but it isn't. > > Well, the point is that the commands it emits will cause the eventual > restore to go through the root. Anyway, I think trying to avoid using > a verb altogether is going to result in a very stilted option name. > > I notice that the option list already includes some references to > "insert", so maybe "--insert-via-partition-root"? Although you could > argue that that's confusing when we're using COPY.
Yeah, that's definitely confusing. I realize that my verbless version is a little odd, but there are numerous precedents for it: --inserts, --column-inserts, --if-exists, --strict-names, ... -- 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