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Re: boot on Debian with /etc/init.d/rc ...

From: salman <salmanb(at)quietcaresystems(dot)com>
To: Raimon Fernandez <coder(at)montx(dot)com>
Cc: PostgreSQL List - Novice <pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: boot on Debian with /etc/init.d/rc ...
Date: 2009-01-30 16:52:58
Message-ID: 4983306A.9020107@quietcaresystems.com (view raw or flat)
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Raimon Fernandez wrote:
> Hello,
>
> After some months of Postgre on OS X, amb trying to install a complete 
> package of Ruby On Rails with PostgreSQL, Capistrano, git, etc. etc. 
> on a Debian linux.
>
> I've installed PostgreSQL from source, and executed the commands to 
> install the start-up script:
>
> $ cp contrib/start-scripts/linux /etc/init.d/postgresql
> $ update-rc.d postgresql defaults
>
> on boot time, I'm getting a Permission denied:
>
> /etc/init.d/rc: line 78: /etc/rc2.d/S20postgresql : Permission denied
>
>
> even If I execute this line as a root I'm getting the permission denied:
>
> /etc/init.d/postgresql start
>
>
> I can start the database logged as the postgre user and executing:
>
> /usr/local/pgsql/bin/postgres -D /usr/local/pgsql/data
>
> my postgres user is postgres user, all with the default values.
>
> here is the file, in case someone can view any error ...
>
> thanks in advance,
>
> r.

You probably need to grant it executable permissions. chmod +x 
/etc/init.d/postgresql should do the trick.

-salman

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