"Pavan Deolasee" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> I know it might break the ctid chain, but does that really matter ?

Yes.  You can't just decide that the tuple isn't needed anymore.
As per other followup, you could possibly shrink a known-dead tuple to
just the header.

The notion of keeping linked lists etc seems like gross overdesign to me.
Why not just compact out the free space?

                        regards, tom lane

---------------------------(end of broadcast)---------------------------
TIP 6: explain analyze is your friend

Reply via email to