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  • I have done the QNX4 port with the current source tree. The number of backend/Makefiles to be patched could significantly be reduced since they have been adopted to the QNX4 needs. Here are the ...
    Kardos, Dr. AndreasKardos, Dr. Andreas
    Dec 15, 1999 at 5:19 pm
    Dec 21, 1999 at 4:55 pm
  • Hi, I have ported PostgreSQL 6.5.2 to the QNX 4.25 real-time OS using GNU C. Please find the README.qnx4 and the new sources/patches attached. Some of them could/should probably be integrated into ...
    Kardos, Dr. AndreasKardos, Dr. Andreas
    Dec 8, 1999 at 5:18 pm
    Dec 13, 1999 at 10:31 pm
  • Ok, thanks to Oliver and others, I think I may have a handle on which header files to include in the postgresql-devel RPM for the ability to compile backend modules. So, I'm going to put these ...
    Lamar OwenLamar Owen
    Dec 20, 1999 at 7:37 pm
    Dec 21, 1999 at 3:48 pm
  • On the features comparison chart (http://www.postgresql.org/doxlist.html) you specify whether pgsql 6.5.3 is supported or unsupported on a number of platforms. This list says that this version is not ...
    Ricardo DavisRicardo Davis
    Dec 29, 1999 at 11:05 pm
    Dec 31, 1999 at 4:30 am
  • Hi, Some people asked me to build PostgreSQL binaries for Windows NT. The binaries(PostgreSQL-6.5.3) are now available at: ftp://203.79.167.135/pub/postgres-nt-binaries.tar.gz Please go to my page if ...
    Kevin LoKevin Lo
    Dec 21, 1999 at 3:30 pm
    Dec 22, 1999 at 7:18 am
  • Since I'm probably not the last poor soul struggling to build postgresql on NT, I was wondering about the relative pros/cons of distributing the binary. Is there an NT binary available for the ...
    Dan RosnerDan Rosner
    Dec 19, 1999 at 7:34 pm
    Dec 21, 1999 at 4:55 pm
  • This is not a strict porting question really, but just wanted to check with others whether there might be a better way of doing this... I managed to get the RPM package of postgresql for RedHat ...
    Francis K ShimFrancis K Shim
    Dec 14, 1999 at 6:25 am
    Dec 14, 1999 at 5:06 pm
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    UsayhelloUsayhello
    Dec 19, 1999 at 3:24 pm
    Dec 29, 1999 at 2:32 pm
  • Dear Knowlegable People: I was overcome with joy when Postgres installed on the server seamlessly. That doesn't seem to happen often with things I do. However, when I tried to install Pg.pm (by the ...
    Bill TuckBill Tuck
    Dec 4, 1999 at 9:02 pm
    Dec 20, 1999 at 5:03 pm
  • Hello, I've just ported PostgreSQL 6.5.3 to 2 machines: IBM RS6000 590 running AIX 4.3.1, gcc 2.8.1, gnu make 3.78.1 IBM RS6000 J30 running AIX 4.2.1, gcc 2.8.1, gnu make 3.78.1 I have to compile the ...
    Ed YuEd Yu
    Dec 11, 1999 at 7:22 pm
    Dec 17, 1999 at 6:19 am
  • [Redirected to ports list]. OK, let me suggest something. Just write a program and see how much memory you can malloc(). THe sbrk call is for heap memory, so see how many 1mb chunks you can malloc ...
    Bruce MomjianBruce Momjian
    Dec 5, 1999 at 7:28 pm
    Dec 7, 1999 at 3:21 am
  • Hello, The file doc/README.NT says about ipc-daemon ... 3. Apply the patch pgsql/src/win32/ipc.patch to the cygipc sources before compiling the library. ... The problem is I can't find ipc.patch ...
    Alexei ZakharovAlexei Zakharov
    Dec 29, 1999 at 8:21 am
    Dec 29, 1999 at 10:29 am
  • Hi, I used psql -q -f /tmp/test.sql aktien to insert some data. The file is not that big: dave@alice ls -l /tmp/test.sql -rw-r--r-- 1 dave wheel 338635 Dec 28 16:21 /tmp/test.sql What can I do to ...
    David WetzelDavid Wetzel
    Dec 28, 1999 at 4:02 pm
    Dec 28, 1999 at 4:48 pm
  • Needing to keep a Postgres database alive while I upgrade my RH Linux server, I decided to try installing the NT port and running the database there while ugrades were underway. I am using Kevin Lo's ...
    RichardRichard
    Dec 24, 1999 at 6:04 pm
    Dec 27, 1999 at 10:06 am
  • Seasons Greetings! I'm yet another poor soul trying to port Postgres 6.5.3 to NT. After following Kevin Lo's installation instructions, I keep getting the following error in the './configure' step: ...
    Dan RosnerDan Rosner
    Dec 19, 1999 at 7:22 pm
    Dec 20, 1999 at 3:21 am
  • Hi, I've installed the Postgres port on an NT machine and can't get initdb to work. I get a STATUS_ACCESS_VIOLATION as shown below. I've followed the instructions I could find and managed to compile. ...
    Jens SkakkebaekJens Skakkebaek
    Dec 17, 1999 at 6:13 am
    Dec 17, 1999 at 6:20 am
  • hi everyone, here is what happens when i try to run initdb after installing postgresql under nt: $ initdb –username=Postgres We are initializing the database system with username Postgres (uid=1005). ...
    CoceaCocea
    Dec 14, 1999 at 12:54 pm
    Dec 15, 1999 at 3:36 am
  • platform - version: 6.5.3 - redhat 5.1 linux 2.0.34 - i686 notes - installed in /home/postgres (prefix=/home/postgres) - had to set LD_LIBRARY_PATH in ~/.bashrc - could not view docs (lynx) as ...
    ThiThi
    Dec 31, 1999 at 11:07 pm
    Dec 31, 1999 at 11:07 pm
  • I have updated the RPM distribution on postgresql.org today. The last two releases, 6.5.3-2 and -3, in both locale and non-locale versions, are available. I'm keeping two releases rotating online in ...
    Lamar OwenLamar Owen
    Dec 30, 1999 at 9:08 pm
    Dec 30, 1999 at 9:08 pm
  • As per requested on: http://www.postgresql.org/doxlist.html Compiled, installed, would not run cleanly. Following failures: float8 .. failed geometry .. failed These seem possibly minor. create_index ...
    Ron ChmaraRon Chmara
    Dec 27, 1999 at 5:22 am
    Dec 27, 1999 at 5:22 am
  • Hello Good news: I managed to compile on win 98, with cygwin b20 and postgresql-6.5.3. initdb went ok. Bad news: when the psotmaster server receives a connection from a client, like psql, createdb or ...
    RaduRadu
    Dec 26, 1999 at 4:17 pm
    Dec 26, 1999 at 4:17 pm
  • Hi Guys! I tried to get the 6.5.3 rpm to work and found thet there was no data rpm with a template database. And the last previous version I found with a template (6.3.x) is not compatible ... That ...
    RootRoot
    Dec 25, 1999 at 8:20 pm
    Dec 25, 1999 at 8:20 pm
  • Announcing PostgreSQL 6.5.3-3 and 6.5.3-3nl RPMs. These RPMs are once again primarily bug fix RPMs, with the following additions: * The header files necessary to build SPI applications are now ...
    Lamar OwenLamar Owen
    Dec 24, 1999 at 4:01 am
    Dec 24, 1999 at 4:01 am
  • seems like the ftp directory referenced at your site for the RPMS version is empty: ftp://postgresql.org/pub/RPMS/ where can I find this version for RedHat 6.0?
    Thomas ReThomas Re
    Dec 23, 1999 at 7:24 am
    Dec 23, 1999 at 7:24 am
  • I read the administrator's guide and the user's guide, and I understand that as part of the installation of PostreSQL I am supposed to find a template database. It seems that without the template ...
    AfolgerAfolger
    Dec 22, 1999 at 8:12 am
    Dec 22, 1999 at 8:12 am
  • Enjoy! Kevin.
    Kevin LoKevin Lo
    Dec 22, 1999 at 8:04 am
    Dec 22, 1999 at 8:04 am
  • Two regresson tests failed for PostgreSQL 6.5.3 running under Slackware 7 - float8 and geometry. Attached are regression.diffs and regress.out generated by 'make runtest'. For my purposes, this ...
    EdwarmiEdwarmi
    Dec 21, 1999 at 10:05 pm
    Dec 21, 1999 at 10:05 pm
  • Not for the world have I been able to solve this one. What does initdb need to determine a "valid username" and/or why is my Solaris box not assigning an "explicit username?" USER is set in the ...
    Michael R. DavisMichael R. Davis
    Dec 21, 1999 at 8:30 pm
    Dec 21, 1999 at 8:30 pm
  • Greetings! I successfully installed PostgreSQL on my computer and provided access to the DBMS (if that's the correct word) to myself and my girlfriend who shares the PC. The system specs are as ...
    John BleichertJohn Bleichert
    Dec 20, 1999 at 4:26 am
    Dec 20, 1999 at 4:26 am
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    JeffallenJeffallen
    Dec 20, 1999 at 12:15 am
    Dec 20, 1999 at 12:15 am
  • Hi, I just installed PostgreSQL v6.5.3 under both Solaris 2.7/Sparc (32bit) and Solaris 2.7/x86. And made the one on Solaris7/x86 as database server and other 5 copies on Sparc as client. We may use ...
    Ling SHILing SHI
    Dec 19, 1999 at 10:28 pm
    Dec 19, 1999 at 10:28 pm
  • Hi, I've installed the Postgres port on an NT machine and can't get initdb to work. I get a STATUS_ACCESS_VIOLATION as shown below. I've followed the instructions I could find and managed to compile. ...
    Jens SkakkebaekJens Skakkebaek
    Dec 17, 1999 at 6:24 am
    Dec 17, 1999 at 6:24 am
  • If PostgreSQL failed to compile on your computer or you found a bug that is likely to be specific to one platform then please fill out this form and e-mail it to pgsql-ports@postgresql.org. To report ...
    Petr VavrinecPetr Vavrinec
    Dec 16, 1999 at 9:09 pm
    Dec 16, 1999 at 9:09 pm
  • I had installed postgresql 6.4.2 at solaris 7 on i386 machines . When i bring up the postmaster, it prompt a message "ld.so.1: postmaster: fatal: libncurses.so.4: open failed: No such file or ...
    RioRio
    Dec 16, 1999 at 6:59 am
    Dec 16, 1999 at 6:59 am
  • Are there any built in functions to find the time difference between two time fields? Thanks in advance, Ninh
    Ninh HaQuangNinh HaQuang
    Dec 16, 1999 at 2:54 am
    Dec 16, 1999 at 2:54 am
  • has anyone had any luck making a binary for Mac OS X, for the G3 ? Jeff MacDonald jeff@hub.org =================================================================== So long as the Universe had a ...
    Jeff MacDonaldJeff MacDonald
    Dec 15, 1999 at 8:24 pm
    Dec 15, 1999 at 8:24 pm
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    Dec 13, 1999 at 6:58 am
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  • I tried to download the latest source and documentation at: ftp://ftp.postgresql.org/pub/postgresql-6.5.3.tar.gz ftp://postgresql.org/pub/doc/postgres.tar.gz Both do not exist on your ftp server. Is ...
    Todd ParsnickTodd Parsnick
    Dec 10, 1999 at 9:02 pm
    Dec 10, 1999 at 9:02 pm
  • Installed rpms for 6.5.3 on a RedHat 6.1 instalation. i386 (pent III) can start Postgres and brows databases manually . found postgres script in init.d. symlinked to /etc/rd.d/rc5.d/S85postgresql ...
    LanceLance
    Dec 10, 1999 at 7:00 pm
    Dec 10, 1999 at 7:00 pm
  • Hi, I am attempting to install PostgreSQL on SCO OpenServer 5.05. I have managed to run configure OK and detects the "sco" template. Compilation works until it tries to make the "postgres" file. The ...
    Mark AllibanMark Alliban
    Dec 10, 1999 at 5:11 pm
    Dec 10, 1999 at 5:11 pm
  • Hi, I was unable to compile postgresql on my system. I have an IRIX operating system on an SGI platform. It occurred during the compilation of s_lock.c. The problem occurred as following: make[2]: ...
    Mark SalesMark Sales
    Dec 9, 1999 at 10:47 pm
    Dec 9, 1999 at 10:47 pm
  • If PostgreSQL failed to compile on your computer or you found a bug that is likely to be specific to one platform then please fill out this form and e-mail it to pgsql-ports@postgresql.org. To report ...
    John WalkerJohn Walker
    Dec 8, 1999 at 9:30 pm
    Dec 8, 1999 at 9:30 pm
  • Hi, Writing to let you know I got PostgreSQL up and running on the following platform: [PostgreSQL 6.5.3 on powerpc-unknown-linux-gnu, compiled by gcc egcs-2.91.66] The "unknown linux" is linuxppc ...
    Geoffrey KinnelGeoffrey Kinnel
    Dec 8, 1999 at 6:37 pm
    Dec 8, 1999 at 6:37 pm
  • Maybe this is of interest for you: Version : PostgreSQL 6.5.3 ======= System : SGI O2, R10000, IRIX 6.3 (more or less up to date with ====== official SGI patches) Compilers : MIPSpro C 7.2, gcc 2.95 ...
    Clemens VonrheinClemens Vonrhein
    Dec 8, 1999 at 12:24 pm
    Dec 8, 1999 at 12:24 pm
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    AdamAdam
    Dec 7, 1999 at 1:32 am
    Dec 7, 1999 at 1:32 am
  • Hello, I have Postgresql-6.5.3 installed , but it does't work. There isn't data directory under actual installation path. There isn't database system. My operating system SunOS 5.5.1. My hardware ...
    Hongwei wuHongwei wu
    Dec 6, 1999 at 8:41 am
    Dec 6, 1999 at 8:41 am
  • I've got a Suse Linux 6.1 with PostgreSQL 6.4, I would like to upgrade to version 6.5 in order to get ability to manage temporary tables. (the feature not inmplemented in PostgreSQL 6.4). Could I ...
    Adam WalczykiewiczAdam Walczykiewicz
    Dec 6, 1999 at 6:52 am
    Dec 6, 1999 at 6:52 am
  • Jared PollisterJared Pollister
    Dec 4, 1999 at 12:56 am
    Dec 4, 1999 at 12:56 am
  • Do you support the use of this module for apache use?
    Norman HibbleNorman Hibble
    Dec 3, 1999 at 9:41 pm
    Dec 3, 1999 at 9:41 pm
  • Hi. I'm fresh user of Postgresql. I downloaded the postgres 6.5.1.tar.gz for my RedHat Linux 6. So, mostly works it properly. Under X I open terminal and I can work with my database, called cars. I ...
    Marcin PrzyczynaMarcin Przyczyna
    Dec 3, 1999 at 2:23 pm
    Dec 3, 1999 at 2:23 pm
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