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

Re: BUG #5685: Installer Error

From: Dave Page <dpage(at)pgadmin(dot)org>
To: Craig Ringer <craig(at)postnewspapers(dot)com(dot)au>
Cc: quiksilver5646(at)hotmail(dot)com, pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: BUG #5685: Installer Error
Date: 2010-10-01 07:43:32
Message-ID: (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
Lists: pgsql-bugs
On Fri, Oct 1, 2010 at 4:21 AM, Craig Ringer
<craig(at)postnewspapers(dot)com(dot)au> wrote:
> On 10/01/2010 05:01 AM, quiksilver5646(at)hotmail(dot)com wrote:
>>  > regsvr32 %systemroot%\system32\vbscript.dll
>>  >
>>  > You should see a messagebox which says something like:
>>  >
>>  > DllRegisterServer in vbscript.dll succeeded.
>> Thank you very much!  That did the trick!
> Given the increasing number of VBScript issues that're popping up (even if
> it's just due to increasing downloads by a broader user base), perhaps the
> installer needs to test the VBScript engine before trying to run a script
> that does real work?
> Invoking a script that does nothing,  or perhaps prints a short success
> message, might help separate initdb and genuine runtime install issues from
> vbscript issues. It'd also permit the installer to offer the advice you
> (Dave) just offered to the user in an error dialog, possibly helping some
> people fix their systems without further intervention.
> Just an idea.

That's what I was working on last night when I emailed you offlist :-)

Dave Page
Twitter: @pgsnake

EnterpriseDB UK:
The Enterprise Postgres Company

In response to

pgsql-bugs by date

Next:From: Sekhar chakkaDate: 2010-10-01 11:34:42
Subject: Facing problems with postgres 9.0.0
Previous:From: Craig RingerDate: 2010-10-01 03:50:54
Subject: Re: [BUGS] Mapping Hibernate boolean to smallint(Postgresql)

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