[CentOS] Postgres does not appear to work on CentOS 4.x

Jim Perrin jperrin at gmail.com
Mon Sep 26 00:28:40 UTC 2005

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> If they would switch PGLOG from /dev/null to /var/lib/pgsql for default
> you might actually log something useful :-)

wow.. god forbid that happen :-P

I wasn't aware they did that. Still, if it doesn't even start there
may be hints in /var/log/messages, or possibly an selinux error to
confirm my wild speculation. Thanks for the pointer on the logging
though. That's good to know.

> grep "/dev/null" /etc/init.d/postgresql
> Ted

Jim Perrin
System Administrator - UIT
Ft Gordon & US Army Signal Center

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