Re: the cygwin responses I got ...

From: Jason Tishler <jason(at)tishler(dot)net>
To: David Mitchell <david(dot)mitchell(at)telogis(dot)com>
Cc: K-Sudhakaran <sudhakar(at)ncb(dot)ernet(dot)in>,Pgsql-Cygwin <pgsql-cygwin(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: the cygwin responses I got ...
Date: 2004-06-17 01:04:19
Message-ID: 20040617010418.GA7036@tishler.net
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David,

On Thu, Jun 17, 2004 at 09:56:49AM +1200, David Mitchell wrote:
> You are in a unix shell not windows. Set the environment like this:
>
> $ CYGWIN=server initdb -D /usr/share/postgresql/data

You can also set environment variables the Windows way via the "My
Computer" properties dialog. In this way, all Windows processes get the
same settings -- even ones started from the Service Control Manager.
Actually, this is how I set the CYGWIN variable.

Jason

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