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Re: BUG #3746: installation fails

From: Alvaro Herrera <alvherre(at)alvh(dot)no-ip(dot)org>
To: Mike <michael(dot)wutzke(at)emporis(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: BUG #3746: installation fails
Date: 2007-11-14 13:29:36
Message-ID: 20071114132936.GP19014@alvh.no-ip.org (view raw or flat)
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Mike wrote:

> Error: The program "postgres" is needed by initdb but was not found in the
> same directory as "C:/Program Files/PostgreSQL/8.2/bin/initdb". Check your
> installation.

Yes, this is a known bug.  Install the software under a non-privileged
account and it should work.

-- 
Alvaro Herrera                 http://www.amazon.com/gp/registry/CTMLCN8V17R4
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