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Re: Postgres server on Windows 98

From: "Richard Church" <rfchurch(at)hotmail(dot)com>
To: Jason(dot)Tishler(at)dothill(dot)com
Cc: pgsql-cygwin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Postgres server on Windows 98
Date: 2001-05-12 00:55:45
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I am a Windows NT/2000 man myself, but I am quite interested in getting it 
to work on Windows 98.

I will find some time soon to set up my Windows 98 system and give it a try.

>From: Jason Tishler <Jason(dot)Tishler(at)dothill(dot)com>
>To: Richard Church <rfchurch(at)hotmail(dot)com>
>CC: pgsql-cygwin(at)postgresql(dot)org
>Subject: Re: [CYGWIN] Postgres server on Windows 98
>Date: Fri, 11 May 2001 14:13:03 -0400
>On Thu, May 10, 2001 at 08:43:56PM -0000, Richard Church wrote:
> > Does the Postgresql server work on Windows? Not just the client?
>Many months ago, I tried PostgreSQL on Windows 98 so I could respond to
>a post on pgsql-ports.  It seemed to work.  So, my answer is a guarded
>"yes."  However, Cygwin runs *much* worse on 9X and Me than it does on
>NT 4.0 and 2000 implying (IMO) the same for PostgreSQL.
>Unfortunately, I never ran the regression tests.  Since, I no longer have
>access to a 9X or Me machine, I cannot do so now.  Would you or someone
>else being willing to try out the regression tests and report back to the
>list?  I recommend trying make installcheck (i.e., sequential schedule)
>first and then if that works, try make check (i.e., parallel schedule).
>Jason Tishler
>Director, Software Engineering       Phone: +1 (732) 264-8770 x235
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