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The following packages have unmet dependencies!

I am writing this because I am very confused about installing postgresql 9.3 on mine Ubuntu 14.04. First I need it for mine Python/Django development, and I ran in to the problem, when i tried to ...
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Postgresql - configuring as Upstart job problem

I need Postgresql configured to start with the Upstart system because I use Upstarts events to start another app which depends on pgsql to be running. This is the tutorial/script I've used: ...
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How to install PostgreSQL on Ubuntu 13.04?

How to install PostgreSQL in Ubuntu 13.04? I followed by this tutorial, How to install postgreSQL 9-2 - UbuntuGeek.com But in logs it says: the package is deprecated and no longer will be used ...
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Problem Installing and configuring PostgreSQL

I am a newbie here and to the server administration. A couple of days back I have registered a server with Hetzner with Ubuntu 11.04. I intend to work with PostgreSQL, for which I have installed ...
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What is the easiest way to install PostGIS?

What is the easiest way to install postgis on Ubuntu Server 11.10? apt-get install ...
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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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Which is the proper way to install postgresql [14.04]

Recently I have been trying to install a postgres server instance on 14.04 but I've run into the issue of not knowing which install I need/want. here are the different ones I've found ...
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How do I migrate my postgres data from 8.4 to 9.1?

I have upgraded my ubuntu development machine from 11.04 to 11.10. In the process my postgres was also upgraded from 8.4 to 9.1. But I seem to have lost all my data. If I look, I can see that my data ...
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How do I set which PostgreSQL version is to be used by default?

I have 2 different versions of PostgreSQL installed on my system (Ubuntu Lucid): /var/lib/postgresql/8.4 /var/lib/postgresql/9.0 By default, when I run a PostgreSQL command such as createdb or ...
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Postgres-xc won't uninstall (Fails on Stopping Co-ordinators)

I was doing some rails development and accidentally installed postres-xc instead of the normal postgres package. I immediately went to remove postgres-xc, but apt-get will not uninstall it. I also ...
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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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PgAdmin 3 @ Ubuntu 14.10: low responsiveness when typing

I've been using PostgreSQL and PgAdmin 3 for years without problems so far. Recently I installed Ubuntu 14.10 at new notebook with PgAdmin. The problem is that I have to type very slowly to get the ...
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How to manually restart services affected by apt upgrades?

How can I issue apt upgrades without automatically stopping/starting daemons? I'd like to manually restart services. To cite a specific example: I'll revisit a long-running machine and run sudo ...
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Where can I get a Postgres 9.0 package?

I want to use Postgres 9.0 in Ubuntu. Does anybody know any repository that already has the debian package for Postgres 9.0? Do you think I should wait for the next Ubuntu release or Postgres 9.0 is ...
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How install postgresql 9.4

After trying apt-get install postgresql-9.4, updating, trying again etc etc. It seems I can't install it: Couldn't find any package by regex 'postgresql-9.4' I know there is a similar question in ...
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How can I update pgadmin3 to v1.14?

I installed Ubuntu 11.10 yesterday. From the repos I installed postgresql and pgadmin3. postgresql 9.1 is the current version but it seems pgadmin3 v1.12 is not properly compatible with 9.1. How can ...
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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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How to install older version on PostgreSQL and PHP5?

Because of differencies in package versions between my development machine and my provider's server, I have to downgrade packages installed on my computer. In Ubuntu 10.04 LTS default PostgreSQL ...
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Problems using PostgreSQL with XAMPP

I seem to have trouble getting PostgreSQL to work on XAMPP (using Lubuntu 14.02). I am new to working with both PHP, servers and databases, but I get the following error message. Fatal error: ...
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installing Ubuntu Openstack - Canonical Distribution on a virtual environment

I've tried to install Ubuntu Openstack - Canonical Distribution using this new Ubuntu guide. During step 3, i use the following command to install MaaS; sudo apt install maas I've received this ...
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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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How do I install pgAdmin III for postgreSQL 9.2?

I have a Windows server that runs postgresql 9.2. I want to hit it using pgAdmin III from my Ubuntu 12.10 workstation box. I installed pgAdmin III from synaptic and also tried direct download from ...
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pgadmin3: Unable to initialize gtk, is DISPLAY set properly? [closed]

I'm having some trouble getting pgadmin3 to run on a remote server. I'm logging in to the server using SSH with the -X option. When I first installed pgadmin3, I was able to launch it using the ...
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How to uninstall PostgreSQL installed from .run file?

I am a new Ubuntu 12.04 user and I'm using 64bit. This morning I installed Posgresql 9.2 from the graphical installer (not from Ubuntu repository) . Now I want to uninstall it, but I don't know how. ...
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How do I downgrade PostgreSQL?

In my ubuntu 12.04 x64 I installed PostgreSQL 8.4. It got automatically upgraded to 9.1.1. Due to some inconsistencies, I want to downgrade it to 8.4. How can I do this using the terminal?
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not able to uninstall postsql-xc

Postgressql installation was broken once I installed postgres-xc and postgres-xc-client. I tried uninstalling but not able to do it. The log of activities follows: postgres@ashUbuntu:~$ sudo apt-get ...
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How do I install older PostgreSQL (8.4) in Ubuntu 12.04?

Well, it's the whole question. I installed 9.1 before, but I need older version now and I haven't yet found out how to do that.
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How do i configure postgis

PostGIS has been installed on ubuntu server 11.10... Now how do i create a database, admin user, etc.. where does it get installed ls -l /etc/...?
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Unable to install PostgreSQL

I am trying to install postgresql on Ubuntu. I tried installing it using the following command: apt-get install postgresql Which results in Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Is it possible to 'export' an installed package

I need to install a software that runs only on Ubuntu 10.04. This software uses Postgres 9.0 client, which depends on libpq5 version 9.2.4-0ppa1~lucid Version 9.2.4 is no more available on PPAs. ...
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Help Connecting Ubuntu Server 14.04 VM/postgres to postgreSQL workbench on localhost?

I'm new to SQL and am trying to configure and Ubuntu Server 14.04 VM to connect to SQL Workbench x64 on the localhost. Below are my settings for the Virtual machine's port forwarding and the error I ...