Dinesh Chandra 12108 wrote:
> After restarting PostgreSQL Server, I am unable to connect postgres from
> putty, I am getting error
> psql: could not connect to server: No such file or directory
> Is the server running locally and accepting
> connections on Unix domain socket "/tmp/.s.PGSQL.5432"?
> While postgres is already running and also I am able to connect databases
> from PGAdmin tool but not from command prompt.
You know that a local connection only works when you are logged in
on the database machine, right?
Is your database listening on port 5432?
Connect as user "postgres" and run the following queries:
That will show the port and the directories where UNIX sockets are created.
You can use a socket directory name with the -h option of psql.