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RE: file name error (fwd)

From: Vince Vielhaber <vev(at)michvhf(dot)com>
To: docs(at)postgreSQL(dot)org
Subject: RE: file name error (fwd)
Date: 1999-11-23 10:34:08
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 Date: Mon, 22 Nov 1999 22:17:14 -0600
 From: Brian D. Woodruff <wood(at)TuneStreet(dot)com>
 Subject: RE: file name error

ooh - sorry to be so vague! It's in a frame set, linked from Administration
in the Documentation section. The URL is:

steps in the list which have problems are:

4, 6, 10, and 26

due to the "v" in the filename which is not in the filename on the FTP server.

other parts of the install process have incorrect paths, for instance, in
step 11, there is a change directory issued to:


which should really go to:


This occurs in several places in the doc.

Apparently the path above is where the tar file puts things.

Other than that, the installation went well! This installation is on my
third server. Having fun with it :-)

You can see it in action on the order page of :-)

Again, I hope I'm being helpful! Thanks!


At 07:09 PM 11/22/99 -0500, you wrote:
>On 21-Nov-99 Brian D. Woodruff wrote:
>> please pass this on to the appropriate parties ...
>> the file name referenced in the installation guide is 
>> postgresql-v6.5.3.tar.gz
>> whereast the real file name has no "v" before the six on the FTP site.
>> I suppose a soft link would be a good "quick fix"!
>> no big deal, but it means c/p installation doesn't work!
>Which installation guide?  
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