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problem starting postmaster under W2000

From: "JHopkins" <jhopkins(at)theaviationhub(dot)com>
To: pgsql-ports(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: problem starting postmaster under W2000
Date: 2001-03-21 22:58:52
Message-ID: 99bb7s$29u4$ (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
Lists: pgsql-ports
I've installed the following:
cygwin 1.1.8_2
cygipc 1.09-2
postgresql 1.0.3

I was following the steps outlined at:

Got through making it and running initdb.

When I try:
postmaster -i &
I get the following:

$ IpcMemoryCreate: shmget failed (Identifier removed) key=5432010, size=144,
This type of error is usually caused by an improper
shared memory or System V IPC semaphore configuration.
For more information, see the FAQ and platform-specific
FAQ's in the source directory pgsql/doc or on our
web site at
IpcMemoryIdGet: shmget failed (Identifier removed) key=5432010, size=144,
IpcMemoryAttach: shmat failed (Invalid argument) id=-2
FATAL 1:  AttachSLockMemory: could not attach segment

But how do you change the system shared memory in Windows 2000?

Any help would be greatly appreciated, thanks.


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