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Re: PGACCESS connection failure?

From: "William West" <wwest(at)csc(dot)com>
To: Preston Lord <webmaster(at)t2(dot)net>
Cc: pgsql-interfaces(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: PGACCESS connection failure?
Date: 2002-07-29 22:38:32
Message-ID: OF9F8F598E.C22F3290-ON85256C05.007BAB94@com (view raw or flat)
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Ran into similar symptoms, found that most utilities
(psql, for example) on the localhost use the Unix
Domain and work fine, but pgaccess uses TCP/IP.

My pg_hba.conf had a host statement to allow
TCP/IP, but postmaster did not have '-i' to enable
TCP/IP. I needed both to use pgaccess.



                                                                                                                                              
                    Preston Lord                                                                                                              
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Hi List!

I love the look of the pgaccess gui BUT
upon trying to connect to my postgres server I get
the error:

Error trying to connect to database 'dbname' on host localhost

PostgreSQL error message. Connection to database failed.
could not connect to server: Connection refused
Is the server running on host localhost and accepting TCP/IP connections
on prt 5432?


I am also running unix odbc and DataManager for unixodbc without any
trouble. I run SuSE Linux 8 Pro ... any help is appreciated.




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Regards

Preston Lord
Programmer/Developer
Network Specialist
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General Manager
Double T Computer Services
Sask, Canada
1.306.773.2054
http://www.t2.net


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