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Re: PostgresQL on Cygwin

From: Jason Tishler <jason(at)tishler(dot)net>
To: Brian Rak <brian(at)capturelabs(dot)com>
Cc: Pgsql-Cygwin <pgsql-cygwin(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: PostgresQL on Cygwin
Date: 2001-09-19 21:44:09
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On Wed, Sep 19, 2001 at 02:23:28PM -0700, Brian Rak wrote:
> I am trying to get PostgresQL to work on my Win2K box running Cygwin, and I
> wonder if you would be so kind as to help me. I got your address from: http://


> The problem I'm having is that when I run initdb, everything looks good until
> the fifth line. Here's what I get:
> Creating directory /usr/lib/pgdata
> Creating directory /usr/lib/pgdata/base
> Creating directory /usr/lib/pgdata/global
> Creating directory /usr/lib/pgdata/pg_xlog
> Creating template1 database in /usr/lib/pgdata/base/1
> At this line, my system hangs and a look at the Task Manager reveals that the
> process Postgres.exe is consuming all my processor resources. If you hae any
> ideas at all, I'd really appreciate it! Thanks so much for your time.

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