[DRBD-user] Re: PostgreSQL clustering (shared disk)

H.D. devnull at deleted.on.request
Fri Aug 17 16:19:57 CEST 2007

Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.

On 17.08.2007 15:59, Tom Lane wrote:
> On the other side of the coin, I have little confidence in DRBD
> providing the storage semantics we need (in particular guaranteeing
> write ordering).  So that path doesn't sound exactly risk-free either.

To my understanding DRBD provides this. I think a discussion about that 
with the DRBD developers would be very useful for many users searching 
for a solution to replicate PostgreSQL, so I'm cross posting this to 
DRBD list. Maybe you can make clear in detail what requirements 
PostgreSQL has.


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