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Re: Error installing PostgreSQL

From: "Just E(dot) Mail" <justemail(at)imwell-usa(dot)com>
To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Error installing PostgreSQL
Date: 2009-04-05 16:39:59
Message-ID: 49D8DEDF.3080105@imwell-usa.com (view raw or flat)
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Thank you.. Thank you..

I followed your advice, it worked.

Sam

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Devrim GÜNDÜZ wrote:
> On Sun, 2009-04-05 at 09:28 -0600, Just E. Mail wrote:
>   
>> When I try to install:  postgresql-libs-8.3.7-1PGDG.rhel5.i386.rpm
>> I get a dependency error saying that file:  libpg.so.4 is missing.
>>
>> Question:
>>
>> 1. How to fix this problem?
>> 2. I noticed that "postgresql" module also need libpg.so.5. How this
>> can 
>> be fixed?
>>
>> I have searched the net and there is lot of quires about missing 
>> libpg.so.4 but no solution.
>>     
>
> Please use our *yum repository*, which will install a compat package
> which will satisfy libpq.so.4 dependency.
>
> ... or it is here:
>
> http://yum.pgsqlrpms.org/8.3/redhat/rhel-5-i386/compat-postgresql-libs-4-1PGDG.rhel5.i686.rpm
>
> Please find a good howto here:
>
> http://www.westnet.com/~gsmith/content/postgresql/pgrpm.htm
>
> As recommended here, you will need to replace current postgresql-libs
> with the compat package, then install 8.3.7 packages. 
>
> However,  as I wrote above, please use yum repository, which will
> resolve dependency issues automagically. Howto is here:
>
> http://yum.pgsqlrpms.org/howtoyum.ph
>
> Regards,
>
>   

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