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Re: shmdt error

From: Jason Tishler <jason(at)tishler(dot)net>
To: Charl van Jaarsveldt <charlvj(at)yahoo(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-cygwin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: shmdt error
Date: 2004-03-15 13:00:33
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On Fri, Mar 12, 2004 at 10:19:06AM +0000, Charl van Jaarsveldt wrote:
> When I run postmaster, the first line of the log is this:
> shmdt (0x1330000) failed: Invalid Argument
> After that the program goes on and successfully start the database.

AFAICT, you can ignore the above error.  I started to notice errors like
the above sometime in the past, but they never affected PostgreSQL's
operation so I ignored them myself.

> I can then log in using psql, but not with something else, like
> pgAdmin.

Your pgAdmin problem is most likely unrelated.  Did you start
postmaster with the -i option (to enable TCP/IP sockets)?  IIRC, pgAdmin
does not use Unix domain sockets.


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