Magnus Hagander wrote:
On Mon, May 14, 2007 at 09:02:10AM -0400, Tom Lane wrote:
Magnus Hagander <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
If all we want to do is add a check that prevents two servers to start on
the same port, we could do that trivially in a win32 specific way (since
we'll never have unix sockets there). Just create an object in the global
namespace named postgresql.interlock.<portnumber> or such a thing.
Does it go away automatically on postmaster crash?


Then I think it's worth adding, and I'd argue that as a low risk safety measure we should allow it to sneak into 8.3. I'm assuming the code involved will be quite small.



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