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Chef Infra Server: De-bloat databases routinely during restore

Ideally, `chef-server-ctl restore` would de-bloat all databases, all tables by running `VACUUM (FULL,VERBOSE,ANALYZE);` on every database during the `chef-server-ctl restore` process, after the restore of the database export completes.

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  • May 12 2021
  • Currently Declined
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    Tim Smith commented
    22 Sep 04:26pm

    This is not something that currently aligns with the Infra roadmap so I'm setting it to currently declined. We will evaluate this quarterly to see if this is work the team can take on.