track_counts

A configuration parameter controlling the collection of statistics on database activity

track_counts is a configuration parameter controlling the collection of statistics on database activity, which are necessary for autovacuum and other operations.

track_counts was added in PostgreSQL 8.3.

Default value

The default value for track_counts is: on.

Usage

Normally there is no reason to change this setting, and it is required to be on for autovacuum to function.

Change history

Categories

GUC configuration item, Server statistics, Vacuuming

See also

track_activities, track_activity_query_size, track_io_timing, track_functions