Andres Freund <and...@anarazel.de> writes: > On 2017-08-16 12:24:11 -0400, Peter Eisentraut wrote: >> On 5/4/17 08:05, Magnus Hagander wrote: >>> PFA a patch that adds a new function, pg_move_replication_slot, that >>> makes it possible to move the location of a replication slot without >>> actually consuming all the WAL on it.
>> The name keeps confusing me. I understand "move" to be "rename" or >> possibly "move it elsewhere", but not "move around in". I understand >> that there is an analogy with FETCH/MOVE in cursors, but it's still >> confusing. > pg_forward_replication_slot()? If I understand what this is meant to do, maybe better pg_move_replication_slot_lsn() or pg_change_replication_slot_lsn() ? The point being that you're adjusting the LSN pointer contained in the slot, which is distinct from the slot itself. regards, tom lane -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers