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Re: initdb failing !

From: S R <irq7service(at)yahoo(dot)com>
To: Daniel Secomb <dan(at)ds-d(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-cygwin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: initdb failing !
Date: 2004-07-27 23:25:54
Message-ID: 20040727232554.99238.qmail@web50407.mail.yahoo.com (view raw or flat)
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Thanks Daniel. That did it. I was missing this
important step. I do not think I saw it in any of the
documents.

Regards,
SR

--- Daniel Secomb <dan(at)ds-d(dot)com> wrote:
> Run the following in your shell before running
> cygserver:
> 
> export CYGWIN=server
> 
> That should do it.
> 
> 
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: pgsql-cygwin-owner(at)postgresql(dot)org
> [mailto:pgsql-cygwin-owner(at)postgresql(dot)org]On Behalf
> Of S R
> Sent: Monday, July 26, 2004 11:51 AM
> To: pgsql-cygwin(at)postgresql(dot)org
> Cc: irq7service(at)yahoo(dot)com
> Subject: [CYGWIN] initdb failing !
> 
> 
> I am trying to (for the first time) setup PostgreSQL
> (version 7.4.3) on my windows 2000 box. I have
> cygwin
> (version 1.5.10) installed and running. However,
> when
> I give "initdb -D /usr/local/pgsql/data" command in
> a
> cygwin window, I get an error "initdb failed".
> Following is the dump on the screen (when the
> command
> is run with -d option):
> 
> -------------------------------------------------
> $ initdb -D /usr/local/pgsql/data -d
> Running in debug mode.
> 
> initdb: internal variables:
>   PGDATA=/usr/local/pgsql/data
>   datadir=/usr/share/postgresql
>   PGPATH=/usr/bin
>   ENCODING=
>   ENCODINGID=0
>   POSTGRES_SUPERUSERNAME=Jaguar
>   POSTGRES_BKI=/usr/share/postgresql/postgres.bki
> 
>
POSTGRES_DESCR=/usr/share/postgresql/postgres.descrip
> 
>
POSTGRESQL_CONF_SAMPLE=/usr/share/postgresql/postgres
> 
>
PG_HBA_SAMPLE=/usr/share/postgresql/pg_hba.conf.sampl
> 
>
PG_IDENT_SAMPLE=/usr/share/postgresql/pg_ident.conf.s
> The files belonging to this database system will be
> own
> This user must also own the server process.
> 
> The database cluster will be initialized with locale
> C.
> 
> creating directory /usr/local/pgsql/data... ok
> creating directory /usr/local/pgsql/data/base... ok
> creating directory /usr/local/pgsql/data/global...
> ok
> creating directory /usr/local/pgsql/data/pg_xlog...
> ok
> creating directory /usr/local/pgsql/data/pg_clog...
> ok
> selecting default max_connections... Signal 12
> Signal 12
> Signal 12
> Signal 12
> Signal 12
> Signal 12
> Signal 12
> 2
> selecting default shared_buffers... Signal 12
> Signal 12
> Signal 12
> Signal 12
> Signal 12
> Signal 12
> Signal 12
> Signal 12
> Signal 12
> Signal 12
> Signal 12
> 50
> creating configuration files... ok
> creating template1 database in
> /usr/local/pgsql/data/ba
> IpcMemoryCreate(size=950272)
> Signal 12
> 
> initdb: failed
> initdb: removing data directory
> "/usr/local/pgsql/data"
> 
> --------------------------------------------
> Any pointers ? It will be great help.
> 
> Thanks,
> SR
> 
> 
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