On Aug 21, 2006, at 15:00 , D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:
On Mon, 21 Aug 2006 14:46:05 -0400
"Gregory Maxwell" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
On 8/21/06, Alvaro Herrera <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
But the confirmation that needs to come is that the WAL changes have
been applied (fsync'ed), so the performance will be terrible. So
that I don't think anyone will want to use such a replication
Okay. I give up... Why is waiting for fsync on a fast local network
which takes 15us to send a message (infiniband is cheap..) an
unimaginable delay when we tolerate a local 8ms fsync delay on
without writeback cache?
OK, that solves your problem. How about my problem where replication
has to happen on servers in three countries on two continents and
thousands of updates a second have to happen in less that 10ms?
the critical issue with replication - one size does not fit all.
Syncronous replication, in particular, fits almost no one.
My experience is that any replication needs to be based on your
rules which will vary widely.
Sure- and more specifically, replication rules may differ on every
table according to those rules. The current solutions are on/off for
a list of tables. I wonder if the various pgsql replication engines
have any problems co-existing...
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