On Wed, 2007-03-21 at 11:27 +0530, Pavan Deolasee wrote:

> The version 5.0 of HOT WIP patch is posted on pgsql-patches. This
> fixes the VACUUM FULL issue with HOT. In all the earlier versions,
> I'd disabled VACUUM FULL.
> When we move the HOT-chain, we move the chains but don't carry
> the HOT_UPDATED or HEAP_ONLY flags and insert as many index
> entries as there are tuples in the chain. IOW the HOT-update
> is actually turned into a COLD chain.

Seems fine to me.

> Apart from this, I'd to make some changes to the VACUUM FULL
> code so that the number of indexed tuples is counted
> correctly. With HOT, whenever a HEAP_ONLY tuple is moved, an
> additional index entry is generated and this needs to be
> taken into account.

It should do this, but its probably worth posting a TODO of minor items
like this, otherwise we'll lose focus on the major items.

  Simon Riggs             
  EnterpriseDB   http://www.enterprisedb.com

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