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Can I know the disfference between postgres restart and reload?

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Hi all,

I am in confusion that, What is the difference between postgres server restarting and postgres server reloading


Any Explanation will be helpful for me...
Aug 28 '08 #1
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rski
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I think
Restart = stop and start
Reload = read again config files (actually pg_hba.conf file)
Aug 28 '08 #2
aurekha
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Thank you............
Aug 30 '08 #3

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