temp_buffers

A configuration parameter defining the maximum amount of memory used for temporary buffers

temp_buffers is a configuration parameter defining the maximum amount of memory used for temporary buffers within each database session.

temp_buffers was added in PostgreSQL 8.1.

Default

Default value for temp_buffers is: 8MB.

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Categories

GUC configuration item, Memory

See also

shared_buffers, wal_buffers