“Exclusive backup” method is deprecated – what now?
UPDATE 12.07.2022: The “exclusive backup” method of calling pg_start_backup(‘label’) before backup and pg_stop_backup() afterwards has been removed in PostgreSQL v15. This article describes the problems with the old method and discusses the options for those who still use this backup method. I include scripts below to help you. The “exclusive” backup method Before pg_basebackup was […]