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PostgreSQL can not be accessed using JDBC

Discussion in 'Database Discussion' started by fidelcor, Jul 13, 2004.

  1. fidelcor

    fidelcor Member

    May 27, 2004
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    I have a customer that was having a problem with PostgreSQL.

    Message: PostgreSQLcan not be accessed using JDBC. It seems that postgres is running without "-i" option. To make postgres accessible, "-i" option must be added when postmaster gets started.

    Response: I reinstalled postgresql on your server. Check in you are able to use it with JDBC.

    Customer: No. still same.
    Please make sure postmaster is running with "-i" option. As long as I did "ps -ef | grep postmaster", it looks like postmaster is running without "-i" option as follows.
    ps -ef | grep postmaster
    postgres 14128 1 0 Jul02 ? 00:00:00 /usr/bin/postmaster -p 5432
    It should be "/usr/bin/postmaster -i -p 5432".
    Please check again.

    Then I ran this command in shell,

    root@sls-ce5p211 [~]# /scripts/installpostgres
    rm: cannot remove `/root/.cpupdates/pingtimes': Is a directory
    This script will install Postgres 7.3.x or later
    If you have an older version installed you wil need to
    Dump your databases to a file and then restore them
    after the install as 7.3.x is not backwards compatible.
    If you do not have any databases, you can just run:
    mv /var/lib/pgsql /var/lib/pgsql.old
    /sbin/service postgresql stop
    /sbin/service postgresql start
    to force creating a 7.3.x style setup. Do not do this if
    you have databases that you wish to keep!

    Are you sure you wish to proceed? no
    Bailing out!
    root@sls-ce5p211 [~]#
    root@sls-ce5p211 [~]# mv /var/lib/pgsql /var/lib/pgsql.old
    root@sls-ce5p211 [~]# /sbin/service postgresql stop
    root@sls-ce5p211 [~]#
    root@sls-ce5p211 [~]# /sbin/service postgresql start
    Initializing database: [ OK ]
    Starting postgresql service: [ OK ]
    root@sls-ce5p211 [~]#

    Customer: Still not. Actually, postgreSQL seems to be down now.

    What can I do to correct the problem? :confused:

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