Re: Lightweight method for testing database backup processes

From: Tim Gorman <>
Date: Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:29:01 -0600
Message-ID: <>

On 8/21/17 10:32, Mladen Gogala wrote:

> Further more, the OP proposed testing backup/restore of a specific
> tablespace. I don't see how correctness of the tablespace backup
> guarantees the correctness of the full or incremental database backup?
> That looks like a faith based testing strategy.

You either didn't read or didn't understand the OP's proposal, in particular about randomization of PITR restore for tables.

Received on Mon Aug 21 2017 - 19:29:01 CEST

Original text of this message