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Re: Terminating a query that appears to be hung

From: "Guido Barosio" <gbarosio(at)gmail(dot)com>
To: "Phillip Smith" <phillip(dot)smith(at)weatherbeeta(dot)com(dot)au>
Cc: "Robert D Oden" <roden(at)dbasetek(dot)com>, "PgSQL ADMIN" <pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Terminating a query that appears to be hung
Date: 2007-01-30 01:10:00
Message-ID: f7f6b4c70701291710i7ff23781q49c324e11712aba8@mail.gmail.com (view raw or flat)
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Hmm, if you are a sysadmin you may want to get the process id for the
query, running something like:


Select procpid,current_query
from pg_stat_activity
where datname="dbname";

If you are running Linux, you'll get the procpid (pid) for the
offending query and by sending "kill -15 <pid>" you are
killing/terminating the query.

No idea on how to proceed if your platform is Windows.

Best wishes,
Guido Barosio


On 1/29/07, Phillip Smith <phillip(dot)smith(at)weatherbeeta(dot)com(dot)au> wrote:
> Can youo be a bit more specific...? What client?
>
> Psql should terminate the connection when it exist. pgAdmin will close it
> when you exit the ap, or if you choose 'Disconnect' from the menu. In PHP
> you'll need to call pg_close function... Every 'client' will have a
> different method...
>
> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:pgsql-admin-owner(at)postgresql(dot)org] On Behalf Of Robert D Oden
> Sent: Tuesday, 30 January 2007 2:03 AM
> To: PgSQL ADMIN
> Subject: [ADMIN] Terminating a query that appears to be hung
>
> Is there a way to terminate a client session without having to restart
> Postgres.
>
> Thanks
>
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