February 3rd, 2015 by depesz | Tags: , , , , , , | No comments »

Just thought I'll share a "fun" story. Friend reported weird bug - OmniPITR reported that xlogs are sent to archive, but they actually weren't. After some checking we found out that he was giving custom rsync-path (--rsync-path - path to rsync ...

Otto Bretz reported bug in OmniPITR. The bug was that when using -dr (remote destinations for backups) - you couldn't use --skip-xlogs. Obvious overlook on my side. Fix was trivial, and so 1.3.2 version was born.

In release notes to latest release you can find: Fix VACUUM's tests to see whether it can update relfrozenxid (Andres Freund) In some cases VACUUM (either manual or autovacuum) could incorrectly advance a table's relfrozenxid value, allowing tuples to escape freezing, causing those rows ...