I installed postgresql8.0b1 a fews days back.
I am listing the issues which i came across
these many be already known issues or may not
1. Automatic convertion to NTFS.
Many NT based windows installation may not
have formatted the drive with NTFS , i think
the installer may assist or at leaset suggest
that converting from fat --> ntfs is a snap.
2. Randomly generated password is too long.
the password for the postgres account contained
non ascii characters in my case and was at least
3. History works but not Tab Expansion .
The SQL commands are not expanded on pressing tabs.
4. \s does not work although \? lists it.
5. After something is mistyped and the prompt changes
from "=#" to "-#" pressing ^C quits the psql whereas
in unix/linux ^C brings back to "=#" state where the
person can retype the command.
6. history was not saved .
7. Bundled PgAdminIII still shows documentation of 7.4
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