pg_autoctl reload

pg_autoctl reload - signal the pg_autoctl for it to reload its configuration


This commands signals a running pg_autoctl process to reload its configuration from disk, and also signal the managed Postgres service to reload its configuration.

usage: pg_autoctl reload  [ --pgdata ] [ --json ]

--pgdata      path to data directory


The pg_autoctl reload commands finds the PID of the running service for the given --pgdata, and if the process is still running, sends a SIGHUP signal to the process.



Location of the Postgres node being managed locally. Defaults to the environment variable PGDATA. Use --monitor to connect to a monitor from anywhere, rather than the monitor URI used by a local Postgres node managed with pg_autoctl.