application_name parameter

Previous Topic Next Topic
 
classic Classic list List threaded Threaded
2 messages Options
Reply | Threaded
Open this post in threaded view
|

application_name parameter

PG Doc comments form
The following documentation comment has been logged on the website:

Page: https://www.postgresql.org/docs/12/runtime-config-logging.html
Description:

Hi!

In section "19.8.3. What to Log" appears "application name (string)"
parameter which is not in the postgresql.conf configuration file.

Is it a mistake, or am I confused?

Thanks!
Reply | Threaded
Open this post in threaded view
|

Re: application_name parameter

David G Johnston
On Tuesday, September 15, 2020, PG Doc comments form <[hidden email]> wrote:
The following documentation comment has been logged on the website:

Page: https://www.postgresql.org/docs/12/runtime-config-logging.html
Description:

Hi!

In section "19.8.3. What to Log" appears "application name (string)"
parameter which is not in the postgresql.conf configuration file.

Is it a mistake, or am I confused?


Its doesn’t make sense to set that at the server level so why should it appear in postgres.comf?

David J.