Andrew Dunstan <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> Tom Lane wrote:
>> This doesn't look quite right; unless the arithmetic is being done in
>> floating point?  I had it like this in
>> RELSEG_SIZE=`expr '(' 1024 '*' ${segsize} / ${blocksize} ')' '*' 1024`

> blocksize is one of (1,2,4,8,16,32)  so it should always be a factor of 
> 1024 unless my arithmetic is awry. I did it that way because I dislike 
> expressions with  unbracketed mixed operations - they make me think too 
> much.

Well, if you dislike the original on style grounds, you should change it
to match.  Doing the same thing in two different ways in two places
isn't good.

>> Also it looks like you missed adding segsize to the comments.

> That's deliberate - we are currently only allowing a value of 1 here, so 
> I don't see any point in putting it in the sample config file, even as a 
> comment. When we enable other seg sizes we can add it to the sample file.

Ah, OK.

                        regards, tom lane

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