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Re: PID file

From: Andrew Sullivan <ajs(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: PID file
Date: 2008-09-29 18:59:27
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On Mon, Sep 29, 2008 at 12:43:54PM -0500, Ing. Jorge S Alanís Garza wrote:
> shutting down cleanly. Is there a way to recover the non-working postgres
> instance? Is this a very corruption-prone environment?

It's sure corruption-prone if you delete the pidfile.  

If your iSCSI system keeps dropping out on you, then you need to fix
that.  Otherwise, things are going to break in a way you'll be unhappy
with later.


Andrew Sullivan
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