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Re: PgAgent fail to connect on Windows startup

From: Dave Page <dpage(at)postgresql(dot)org>
To: christophe(dot)chauvet(at)aznetwork(dot)fr
Cc: pgadmin-support(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: PgAgent fail to connect on Windows startup
Date: 2007-06-20 14:09:14
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Lists: pgadmin-support
Christophe Chauvet wrote:
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> Hi dave
> i found a problem with PgAgent under Windows, the service start before "Postgresql Database Server
> 8.2" and i have this message in Event Viewer
> Couldn't create connection: n'a pas pu se connecter au serveur : Connection refused (0x0000274D/10061)
> 	Le serveur est-il actif sur l'hôte « »
> 	et accepte-t-il les connexions TCP/IP sur le port 5432 ?
> If i restart PgAgent manually, it works.
> When i open the "PgAgent Scheduling Agent" properties dialog, under Depends Tab, PgAgent Service
> don't have any depends
> How can i resolved this problem ?

This is untested, but in theory...

In regedit, assuming your pgAgent service ID is pgagent, add a 
REG_MULTI_SZ value called DependOnService under:


Edit the value, and add the service ID of your local PostgreSQL 
installation, eg. pgsql-8.2


Regards Dave

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