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Re: complete uninstall of postgres 9.0.4

From: Ramy Abdel-Azim <ramy(dot)abdel-azim(at)startdatelabs(dot)com>
To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: complete uninstall of postgres 9.0.4
Date: 2011-11-07 14:36:45
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On Mon, Nov 7, 2011 at 9:02 AM, Ramy Abdel-Azim <
ramy(dot)abdel-azim(at)startdatelabs(dot)com> wrote:

> Hello,
> It seems I've rather botched my installation of postgres onto my Mac OSX
> lion machine. I would like to "start over from scratch". I've tried "brew
> uninstall postgresql" but this seems to leave a bunch of configuration
> nonsense that I dont' need in my new installation still in tact (or
> something). In any case, instead of trying to figure out what i did wrong,
> I'd like to completely start over with the installation process. i don't
> need to retain any database tables or any data or anything like that. I'd
> like to get my machine back to a point where it knew nothing of postgres.
> Please let me know if you can assist me.
> And, along the way, if you know of any gotchas that come with trying to
> install postgres on mac osx lion, please let me know about them. I'm
> completely new to both Mac OSX lion (though not linux) and completely new
> to postgres (though i have used MySQL and SQL-Server in the past).
> Thanks kindly,
> _Ramy

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