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6 Sample BART System with Local and Remote Database Servers : 6.5 BART Backup Catalog (backup_path)

Create the directory specified by the backup_path configuration parameter.
Use the BART INIT subcommand to complete the directory structure and set the Postgres archive_command configuration parameter.
Note: Before invoking any BART subcommands, set up a profile under the BART user account’s home directory to set the LD_LIBRARY_PATH and PATH environment variables. See Step 3 in Section 4.1 for information.
Note: The -o option is specified with the INIT subcommand to force the setting of the Postgres archive_command configuration parameter when archive_mode is off or if the Postgres archive_command parameter is already set and needs to be overridden.
The BART SHOW-SERVERS subcommand displays the following:
Note: The ARCHIVE PATH field displays the full directory path to where the WAL files are copied. This directory path must match the directory path specified in the Postgres archive_command parameter of the postgresql.conf file or the postgresql.auto.conf file of each database server.

6 Sample BART System with Local and Remote Database Servers : 6.5 BART Backup Catalog (backup_path)

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