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PostgreSQL data diff

Note: this question is not about syncing database schema/structure Problem In my web application I have a PostgreSQL database server (PGS) and a (separate machine) business logic server (BLS) which ...
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Postgresql ubuntu 12.04 not starting

I installed PostgreSQL on ubuntu 12.04, using apt-get install postgresql Everything worked fine. I made database, inserted data etc. Then I rebooted my computer, and postgres did not start. There is ...
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install and load uuid-ossp on PostgreSQL

How can I install uuid-ossp extension on PostgreSQL 9.3? Is it using apt-get install? I did select * from pg_available_extensions; but I found no extensions that relates to uuid-ossp.
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How to run postbooks server in Ubuntu?

I installed post-book accounting software from Ubuntu software center in 14.04 LTS. Also installed post-book demo database and PostgreSQL. But I cannot able to run the post-book server. How can I ...
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postgresql has different version in ubuntu minimal (server)

I bought an vps (virtual private server) and have installed ubuntu minimal (server) 12.04 32 bit on it for openerp use, and one of the openerp requirement is installing the postgresql I installed ...
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What order are config files loaded under linux when there are multiple sources?

I understand the main principle that local configuration files precede global /etc/ configuration files. What I really need though is some more detail on this because sometimes it's not obvious. The ...
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Problems in installation of Postgresql

I got following error while installing postgresql client The following packages have unmet dependencies: postgresql-9.3 : Depends: postgresql-client-9.3 but it is not going to be installed Depends: ...
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user postgres cannot access drive even after permissions and group membership are provided

I have been working on this for the better part of the morning. So I upgraded to ubuntu 14.04 last night, and that went smoothly. But there is an issue with the postgres user and access to my ...
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Starting PostgreSQL server, postgres user unknown

I am trying to start a PostgreSQL server (9.3) on Ubuntu 14.04. I am following this standard tutorial: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/PostgreSQL After updating to from 13.10 to 14.04 I purged the ...
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Postgis + could not access file “$libdir/postgis-2.1”: No such file or directory

I am running postgresql9.3 and postgis2.1 , it works fine. When i installed QGIS by using the following commands: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install qgis After installing QGIS the postGis is ...
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Compiling the mysql_fdw for postgresql?

I'm attempting to compile the MySQL Foreign Data Wrapper for Postgresql 9.1+, on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and having a fair bit of trouble getting it to work. So far I've managed to use git to download the ...
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Problem installing postgresql on ubuntu 12.04 LTS error "cannot find proc/version

I'm trying to install PostgreSQL on my VPS running Ubuntu 12.04. A month ago I success installed Postgresql 9.3 but I forgot the Postgis extension, after I installed the Postgis there come a problem ...
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Failure to install postgresql-plperl-8.4 on Ubuntu 14.04

I have recently had a problem installing postgresql-plperl-8.4 on the new Ubuntu 14.04 distribution. The reason why I am installing older version of plperl is that the server getting upgraded needs to ...
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Does postgresql (server) setup a main cluster after installation? (14.04)

I'm surprised that installing postgresql on ubuntu doesn't give me a working postgres server setup immediately: it requires additional steps: Setting up postgresql-common (154) ... * No PostgreSQL ...
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postgresql broken after 14.04 despite succesful pg_upgrade [SOLVED]

I'm running an Ubuntu VPS where i'm am upgrading to 14.04. everything has gone smoothly so far. Except the PostgreSQL migration from 9.1 to 9.3. The server hosts a Django 1.6 site and the traceback ...
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PHPPgAdmin not working in Ubuntu 14.04

After a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04, I've installed postgresql and phppgadmin from the Ubuntu repos. I am using the Apache2 webserver. PHP is working fine in the webserver, as is PHPMyAdmin, but ...
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When will PostgreSQL 9.3 be supported on any version of Ubuntu LTS?

according to http://packages.ubuntu.com/saucy-updates/database/ the latest version of PostgreSQL that's supported in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS is 9.1, specifically the package name is postgresql-9.1 ...
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How to remove a package after incorrect installation attempt

I was trying to install PostgreSQL 9.3 from the downloaded installer: postgresql-9.3.4-3-linux-x64.run Still learning the ropes with Linux, I believe I originally installed it using an incorrect ...
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Postgresql server installation keeps failing due to postgresql-common error

The installation of postgresql server in Ubuntu 12.04 fails. Its seem to be due to incomplete configuration of postgresql-common package. I purged all packages related to postgresql, tried to ...
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libq-dev fails to install [closed]

When I try to install libpq-dev It fails to install and gives me the folowing error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: libpq-dev: Depends: libpq5 (= 8.4.8-0ubuntu0.10.04) but ...
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Automate backups of multiple Postgresql _CLUSTERS_

I'm looking for a way to automate backing up multiple PostgreSQL clusters. Any thoughts/hints before I do the following? I've already found the autopostgresqlbackup package. Which is a functional ...
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Deploying a specific version of a software from a juju charm?

Suppose I'm using the postgresql charm to deploy my databases. How can I control the version of the PostgreSQL (9.1, 9.2, 9.3, etc) that is deployed? Thank you
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Could not open connection to host (ubuntu server) on port 23, 5432, 3306

I have recently installed few packages for telnet, mysql and postgreSQL. I can access all these service locally on the ubuntu server but somehow I am not able to access these services from other ...
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Trouble with rake db:setup

everyone! I am trying to pull a github file using rake db:setup, but I get an error every time, no matter how many times I reinstall postgresql or check rails. Here's the error I'm getting: ...
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How can I determine the available amount of disk space when using a charm?

When using juju to deploy a DB, how can I determine the available amount of disk space when using the DB charm? Suppose that I'm using EC2 (or anywhere else) to deploy a PostgreSQL/MySQL/WhateverDB ...
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Remotely access postgresql database

I need to access a postgresql database from a remote machine on a VPS at DigitalOcean running 12.10 and postgresql 9.1. How do I do this? I noticed port 5432 is closed, how do I open this?
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Unable to boot ubuntu 12.04 Blank Screen [duplicate]

I install likewise open and connect to sama on some other server when i restart the computer, curser blinks but nothing happens. when I press the power button on the CPU then only screen displayed, ...
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Postgres password authentication fails

I've installed PostgreSQL 9.1 and pgadmin3 on Ubuntu Server 13.10. I configured postgresql.conf with: listen_addresses = '*' also I configured ph_hba.conf by changed peer connections to md5 Plus I ...
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postgresql, how do I connect to it using pgadmin?

I did the following: sudo juju bootstrap juju deploy postgresql juju expose postgresql juju status environment: local machines: "0": agent-state: started agent-version: 1.16.5.1 dns-name: ...
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upgrade pgadmin3 1.16 to 1.18

I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 and have pgadmin3 1.16 installed. I downloaded pgadmin3-1.18.1.tar.gz from http://www.postgresql.org/ftp/pgadmin3/release/v1.18.1/src/ I followed all the instructions found ...
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Connecting sublime_text3 editor with postgresql

I am new in sublime_text3. I want to connect my sublime_text editor with my system PostgreSQL in ubuntu12.10. I have tried few plugins but its not working. Any one have any idea how to do that?
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Can't use RStudio any more after trying to set up an ODBC connection to a postgreSQL database

I tried to Setup an odbc connection from R to my PostgreSQL database located on a server (package RODBC). When trying to connect the connection failed because I entered a wrong Username in the DSN ...
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Install ODBC connector for PostgreSQL on Ubuntu Server 12.04

I try to install the ODBC driver for PostgreSQL on Ubuntu Server 12.04. The purpose is to connect R (which is also running on the Server)to the database. I somehow got stock because I did not find a ...
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“ERROR: role ”$user“ does not exist” when setting up postgresql server

When I tried to follow the "alternative server setup" as detailed here: PostgresSQL, I got the error ERROR: role "$user" does not exist when I ran postgres=# \password $USER and entered my new ...
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Can't select postgresql in libre base

After freshly installing Ubuntu 13.10 (64 bit) and Libre Base 4.1 (using the software center) the selector for PostgreSQL databases is missing. Can't figure out what might be missing. I installed all ...
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Interacting with PostgreSQL on remote server through SSH tunnel?

I have User A setup on my webserver with it's public SSH key copied over to User B's ~/.ssh/authorized_keys over on my database server. The idea is to use an SSH tunnel to facilitate the communication ...
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Postgresql installation on Ubuntu 12.04

I have trouble installing postgresql with apt. postgresql-9.1 (or postgresql-9.3) installation fails with: * Starting PostgreSQL 9.1 database server * Error: could not exec ...
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Cannot connect to PostgreSQL server

I'm trying to set up a PostgreSQL server using the instructions found on here. I installed the package via apt-get install postgresql and now I'm on the step: sudo -u postgres psql postgres which ...
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pg_ctl: command not found, what package has this command?

I have installed pgadmin using the ubuntu software center and am trying to access a local database (recently downloaded from the internet). I have tried to run the pg_ctl command (running as postgres) ...
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Move PostgreSQL temporary file location

How do I move the PostgreSQL temporary file / cache location? I have limited space on my system partition so it keeps throwing me errors like this one: ERROR: could not extend file ...
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failed to uninstall postgres-xc

While trying to set up my rails environment to use postgresql I mistakenly installed postgres-xc. However an error occurred in installation, so when I tried to remove the package I get the following ...
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Attempt start postgres server fails and gives no response?

When I do on my local machine. sudo service postgresql start I usually get the following or some error. * Starting PostgreSQL 9.1 database server [ OK ] But when I ...
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why there is difference between psql -version output and the psql version connected to my application? how can I resolve this

I am building up a rails application that I cloned from my friend. I am using Ubuntu 13.10, rails 3.2.14. I am using a postgresql database and when I try to run rake db:migrate it gives me some error ...
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Install postgresql. Why is initdb unavailable?

I'm following these instructions, however I can only get to step 17.2. Despite installing postgresql successfully via the sudo apt-get install postgresql command, upon running initdb -D ...
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Uninstall postgresql from Ubuntu

I simply don't understand what's going on. sudo apt-get remove postgresql results in: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package ...
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APT tries to configure PostgreSQL each time I try to install a package

I'm getting some strange errors lately whenever trying to apt-get install anything. Here's an example from trying to install fluidsynth. $ sudo apt-get install libfluidsynth1 Reading package ...
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Trying to install postgresql:i386 on 12.04 amd64

Due to some legacy 32 bit libraries being used in postgresql functions I need to get a 32 bit install of Postgresql on a 64 bit native system. But it seems like there is a problem with the multiarch ...
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Symbolic link error to Java / LIBJVM

All, When trying to install postgresql, I get the following error: /sbin/ldconfig.real: usr/lib/jvm/java-1.7.0-openjdk-amd64/jre/lib/amd64/jamvm/libjvm.so is not a symbolic link I think this is ...
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Trying to install Postgres 9.3 in a non-LTS version of Ubuntu, how do I go?

I'm trying to install Postgres 9.3 with the instructions here. But the install is failing. [ubuntu:~]$ lsb_release -c Codename: raring [ubuntu:~]$ [ubuntu:~]$ cat ...
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Postgres doesn't have hstore extension

I was trying to run the following command but i threw me any error. template1=# CREATE EXTENSION hstore ERROR: could not open extension control file ...