Pyrogerg <gregory(dot)penn(at)gmail(dot)com> writes:
> I did as you suggested and obtained the same results as before.
> gpennhost:bin postgres$ /usr/local/pgsql/bin/pg_ctl -D
> /usr/local/pgsql/data -l /usr/local/pgsql/data/logfile start
> server starting
> gpennhost:bin postgres$ createdb test
> createdb: could not connect to database postgres: could not connect to
> server: No such file or directory
> Is the server running locally and accepting
> connections on Unix domain socket "/tmp/.s.PGSQL.5432"?
> gpennhost:bin postgres$
What appears in the logfile? Also, where are you seeing the message
quoted in your Subject?
regards, tom lane
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