Marc Mamin <> writes:
> Postgres Version 9.3.10 (Linux)
> this is a large daily table that only get bulk inserts (200-400 /days) with no update.
> After rebuilding the whole table, the Bitmap Index Scan on r_20160204_ix_toprid falls under 1 second (from 800)
> Fastupdate is using the default, but autovacuum is disabled on that table which contains 30 Mio rows.
Pre-9.5, it's a pretty bad idea to disable autovacuum on a GIN index,
because then the "pending list" only gets flushed when it exceeds
work_mem. (Obviously, using a large work_mem setting makes this worse.)
regards, tom lane