I've installed the Temboard tool (http://temboard.io/) to start monitoring my postgresql server. I've noticed that when I modify the postgresql.conf on the server and I restart it, the change is not taken into consideration. If I do it in the Temboard terminal it is. Is it normal? I was supposing that temboard should follow what is done in the postgresql.conf if I modify it on the server. Where temboard agent manages the server config?
Temboard presumably uses
ALTER SYSTEM, which on the server side, writes into
The contents of
postgresql.auto.conf takes precedence over the contents of
postgresql.conf, so if a setting is specified with both methods, the value in
postgresql.conf is going to be ignored, no matter how you restart.
To get back to the situation where the setting in
postgresql.conf is not ignored, consider doing
ALTER SYSTEM RESET setting_name;
Then the next reload or restart should pick up the value from