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Re: initdb takes forever!

From: s0lao(at)netscape(dot)net (S(dot) L(dot))
To: rblack(at)iarchives(dot)com
Cc: pgsql-cygwin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: initdb takes forever!
Date: 2001-05-31 06:33:21
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Lists: pgsql-cygwin
"Russell Black" <rblack(at)iarchives(dot)com> wrote:


> Fixing permissions on existing directory a
> Creating directory a/base
> Creating directory a/global
> Creating directory a/pg_xlog
> Creating template1 database in a/base/1
> It gets this far and then sits there and takes up all my CPU with virtually no disk activity, seemingly indefinately!  How long should creating template1 take?  I've been waiting for about 15 minutes so far
> Thanks,
> Russ

This situation often happens because either you didn't run ipc-daemon before initdb, or because your ipc-daemon isn't functional.


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