March 5th, 2014 by depesz | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off on Waiting for 9.4 – Allow BASE_BACKUP to be throttled

On 27th of February, Alvaro Herrera committed patch: Allow BASE_BACKUP to be throttled A new MAX_RATE option allows imposing a limit to the network transfer rate from the server side. This is useful to limit the stress that taking a base backup has ...