tpaexec switchover v23
tpaexec switchover command performs a controlled switchover
between a primary and a replica in a cluster that uses streaming
replication. After you run this command, the
selected replica is promoted to be the new primary, the former primary
becomes a new replica, and any other replicas in the cluster will be
reconfigured to follow the new primary.
The command checks that the cluster is healthy before switching roles, and is designed to be run without having to shut down any repmgr services beforehand.
(This is equivalent to running
repmgr standby switchover with the
This command will make
replicaname be the new primary in
This command is applicable only to M1 clusters that have a single writable primary instance and one or more read-only replicas.
For BDR-Always-ON clusters, use the HAProxy server pool management commands to perform maintenance on PGD instances.