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Re: SIGNAL 12 on initDB command

From: "Chatari S(dot) Ramesh" <cramesh(at)uccs(dot)edu>
To: mike(at)thegodshalls(dot)com, "Chatari S(dot) Ramesh" <cramesh(at)uccs(dot)edu>
Cc: pgsql-cygwin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: SIGNAL 12 on initDB command
Date: 2004-07-02 19:34:56
Message-ID: web-15644530@uccs.edu (view raw or flat)
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Hi Mike,

     Thanks. Adding Cygserver to the path fixed the problem.  

Thanks,

Chatari Ramesh 

On Thu, 01 Jul 2004 22:54:19 -0500
  mike g <mike(at)thegodshalls(dot)com> wrote:
>Did you add Cygserver to your path?
>
>Are you trying to run these as services?  If so you probably need to
>uninstall the postmaster service and reinstall referencing cygserver
>instead of ipc-daemon2.  
>
>Did you see the postmaster readme in the same directory as the 
>cygserver
>readme?  It has the updated installation instructions.
>
>Mike
>On Thu, 2004-07-01 at 17:26, Chatari S. Ramesh wrote:
>> Hello,
>>   
>>      I am installing Cygwin in my Windows XP machine to use 
>> PostgreSql. 
>> 
>>      I have been having trouble running the initdb command. 
>> Intially 
>> I tried using the ipc-daemon2.  After reading the archieve I found 
>> that I need to use the Cygserver instead of ipc-daemon2.  I followed 
>> the documentation for Cygserver, did all the steps mentioned therein 
>> and tried the initdb command.  Still it fails with a lot of SIGNAL 
>>12 
>> messages as it did while using the ipc-daemon2.  I would appreciate 
>>if 
>> I could get some info. on how to fix this problem. The screen print 
>> from my initdb command is shown below:
>> 
>>   $ initdb -D /usr/local/pgsql/data
>> The files belonging to this database system will be owned by user 
>> "c-chatari.ramesh".
>> This user must also own the server process.
>> 
>> The database cluster will be initialized with locale C.
>> 
>> creating directory /usr/local/pgsql/data... ok
>> creating directory /usr/local/pgsql/data/base... ok
>> creating directory /usr/local/pgsql/data/global... ok
>> creating directory /usr/local/pgsql/data/pg_xlog... ok
>> creating directory /usr/local/pgsql/data/pg_clog... ok
>> selecting default max_connections... Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> 10
>> selecting default shared_buffers... Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> Signal 12
>> 50
>> creating configuration files... ok
>> creating template1 database in /usr/local/pgsql/data/base/1... 
>>Signal 
>> 12
>> 
>> initdb: failed
>> initdb: removing data directory "/usr/local/pgsql/data"
>>     
>> Thanks,
>> Chatari Ramesh
>> 
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