On Mon, 2 Apr 2007, Charles Farinella wrote:
I built PostgreSQL from source
In other words, not from ports? Or if it was from ports, which port?
and copied the supplied startup script to
/etc/rc.d/postgresql. The script works as expected.
Yes, but that's not where it should be in FreeBSD, if that's even a
startup script meant for FreeBSD.
In /etc/rc.conf I've added the following:
expecting this to automatically start PostgeSQL at boot, yet this doesn't
happen and there is nothing in any error log that I can find that mentions
For that to work, you'd have to have the (correct) script in
/usr/local/etc/rc.d. Remove the source version of PostgreSQL and
install it from the appropriate port, and the port will install the
right script in the right place.
-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA
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