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Re: Postgre SQL 7.1 cygwin performance issue.

From: "Ravindran G - TLS, Chennai(dot)" <ravindran_g(at)hcl(dot)in>
To: "Alvaro Herrera" <alvherre(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
Cc: <pgsql-performance(at)postgresql(dot)org>,"Isac Newton A - TLS, Chennai(dot)" <isacnewtona(at)hcl(dot)in>
Subject: Re: Postgre SQL 7.1 cygwin performance issue.
Date: 2006-08-28 14:00:44
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Thanks Alvaro.

We are using PostgreSQL 7.1 cygwin installed on Windows 2000.

We understand that the maximum connections that can be set is 64 in
Postgresql 7.1 version.  

But our application is installed in 8 / 10 PC or more than that and it opens
multiple connections and it exceeds 64. 

Because of this the subsequent connections are failed to connect with DB
from application.

Please advise us on how to resolve this ?. 


Migrating to 8.1 may not be possible at this point of time due to some

Regards, Ravi

-----Original Message-----
From: Alvaro Herrera [mailto:alvherre(at)commandprompt(dot)com]
Sent: Monday, August 28, 2006 7:02 PM
To: Ravindran G - TLS, Chennai.
Cc: pgsql-performance(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: [PERFORM] Postgre SQL 7.1 cygwin performance issue.

Ravindran G - TLS, Chennai. wrote:
> I would like to talk to one of the org member in postgre about this issue.
> This is critical for us. Please help.
> It will be great, if you could provide your contact number to discuss on
> this. 

Sure, we're happy to help.  You can contact several "org members" via
this mailing list.  What's your problem exactly?  If you're finding that
the 7.1 cygwin version is too slow, please consider migrating some
something more recent.  8.1 runs natively on Windows, no Cygwin required.
It's much faster and doesn't have that limitation on the number of

Please note that the name is "PostgreSQL" and is usually shortened to
"Postgres".  It's never "postgre".

Alvaro Herrera                      
The PostgreSQL Company - Command Prompt, Inc.
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