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Re: postgresql problem

From: Jason Tishler <Jason(dot)Tishler(at)dothill(dot)com>
To: Jane G <jane(dot)gu(at)jungledrum(dot)co(dot)nz>
Cc: pgsql-ports(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: postgresql problem
Date: 2001-03-05 21:44:44
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On Tue, Mar 06, 2001 at 10:27:57AM +1300, Jane G wrote:
> But when i got to step 14 and run 'postmaster -i &',  i have another new
> problem.  It shows:
> "C:\cygwin\usr\local\pgsql\bin\postgres.exe: ***
> recreate_mmaps_after_fork_failed
> Startup failed  -  abort"
> Could anyone give me any idea?

The above is a known problem that has already been fixed.  See the
following for details:

A third alternative to solve this problem is to use Cygwin 1.1.8-2 with
cygwin1.dll replaced by one from a recent Cygwin snapshot.  In retrospect,
this is probably the best solution until Cygwin 1.3.0 is released.


Jason Tishler
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