Robert Treat wrote:
On Thu, 2003-02-13 at 09:23, mlw wrote:I deal with a number of PG databases on a number of sites, and it is a real pain in the ass to get to a PG box and hunt around for data directory so as to be able to administer the system. What's really annoying is when you have to find the data directory when someone else set up the system.find / -name postgresql.conf -print
LOL, That is NOT an option. It can take hours on some systems. Specifically, one of the systems is freedb server, it has over 300,000 files in a directory tree.