restore_command

A configuration parameter defining the command to retrieve an archived WAL file

restore_command is a configuration parameter defining the command to retrieve an archived WAL file.

restore_command was added in PostgreSQL 8.0.

Before PostgreSQL 12 it was a replication configuration command which could only be set in recovery.conf.

Default value

The default value for restore_command is: '' (empty string).

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Categories

GUC configuration item, Replication

See also

archive_command