Skip site navigation (1) Skip section navigation (2)

Re: Installation Error - binary - PostgreSQL 8.1.2

From: geoff hopkins <geoffhopkins123(at)yahoo(dot)com>
To: pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Installation Error - binary - PostgreSQL 8.1.2
Date: 2006-01-20 14:22:35
Message-ID: (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
Lists: pgsql-admin
Thanks for the help, 

PostgreSQL and/or the installer crashes at startup,
fails to start or hangs on start

but the remedy identified in the FAQ does not help,
any other suggestions?

> PostgreSQL 8.1.2 binary
> O/S Windows XP Pro
> Trying to install via the msi but fails get
following error in log
> `Message` FROM `Error` WHERE `Error` = 2769
> DEBUG: Error 2769:  Custom Action
GetAvailableLocales did not 
> close 1 MSIHANDLEs.
> The installer has encountered an unexpected error
> this package. This may indicate a problem with this
> The error code is 2769. The arguments are: 

This is not your problem.

> GetAvailableLocales, 1, Action ended 16:31:30: 
> GetAvailableLocales. Return value 1.
> MSI (c) (A0:FC) [16:31:30:343]: Doing action:
> CheckAvailableDLLs

This is your problem. See the FAQ, question 3.1 at


Do You Yahoo!?
Tired of spam?  Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around 

pgsql-admin by date

Next:From: Christian SengstockDate: 2006-01-20 14:27:08
Subject: problem with dead 'drop table' process
Previous:From: John DeSoiDate: 2006-01-20 14:01:11
Subject: Re: Need help in installing postgresql 8.1.2 on Windows

Privacy Policy | About PostgreSQL
Copyright © 1996-2017 The PostgreSQL Global Development Group