On Sun, 2002-02-24 at 01:54, Michael Klatt wrote:
> Is there a way to start psql without connecting to a database? Otherwise,
> what's the point of the 'CREATE DATABASE ...' command?
initdb creates the database template1, which is always there. It serves
as the default template for all newly created databases.
So connect to template1 first and create your database from there.
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