Skip site navigation (1) Skip section navigation (2)

Re: command line options to pass to the postmaster - controlling UNIX socket permiss

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: "Dan The Man" <bitsandbytes88(at)hotmail(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: command line options to pass to the postmaster - controlling UNIX socket permiss
Date: 2005-11-29 16:35:14
Message-ID: 7875.1133282114@sss.pgh.pa.us (view raw or flat)
Thread:
Lists: pgsql-admin
"Dan The Man" <bitsandbytes88(at)hotmail(dot)com> writes:
> I'm running postgres on a Linux server SuSE SLES.   When I run postgresql 
> 8.0.3, I get /tmp/.s.PGSQLl.5432 socket open with group and owner 
> permissions.  The group permissions are the default group of the postgres 
> account and the owner is postgres.  If I want to start postgres with a 
> non-default group called db-admins or something is that an option?

See
http://www.postgresql.org/docs/8.0/static/runtime-config.html#RUNTIME-CONFIG-CONNECTION
particularly unix_socket_group and unix_socket_permissions.

			regards, tom lane

In response to

pgsql-admin by date

Next:From: Colton SmithDate: 2005-11-29 19:35:12
Subject: pg_dump, pg_restore and tablespaces
Previous:From: Josh O'BrienDate: 2005-11-29 15:56:58
Subject: continuent:sequoia

Privacy Policy | About PostgreSQL
Copyright © 1996-2014 The PostgreSQL Global Development Group