Andreas Pflug <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> Jan Wieck wrote:
>>   but allows to setup a
>> configuration that automatically overwrites files in a rotating manner, 
>> if the DBA so desires.

> ... which can't work because it will overwrite the logfile on server 
> start, and thus will overwrite the very latest logfile when performing 
> multiple restarts.

You are ignoring a critical part of the proposal, which is to overwrite
only during a time-based rotation; at logger startup or size-based
rotation, the rule would be to append.

                        regards, tom lane

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