Tom Lane wrote:
> Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us> writes:
> > Tom Lane wrote:
> >> You're not doing very well with this project :-(. pg_ctl is now
> >> actively broken, because the PGDATA value passed down to the
> >> bootstrap backend is the one in the environment variable. The
> >> previous coding canonicalized that, this does not.
> > I didn't think we could modify the environment variables like that
> > portably.
> Possibly not, but if you think that then the correct response is to
> re-assign the environment var using putenv().
Yea, but we clean up the variable on input to the backend anyway.
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