PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

2
votes
1answer
661 views

Is there syntax highlighting for psql?

Is there some setting or package that I could use to give syntax highlighting to psql (the PostgreSQL shell)?
1
vote
1answer
99 views

PostgreSQL 9.4 hangs during installation at “Removing obsolete dictionary files:”

Good day. I am trying to install PostgreSQL on an Ubuntu server (15.04) 64 bit. I checked/updated the sources.list and ran: # apt-get update followed by: # apt-get install postgresql The ...
1
vote
1answer
775 views

Cannot connect to Port 5432

My company has a Linux Database server. I only have one user that needs access to this server. He is using PostgreSQL to access this server. It has been working fine for over a year. Today when he ...
1
vote
1answer
255 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
140 views

Ubuntu login black screen after postgis install

I just built a new computer running an ASUS P8Z77-V LK motherboard with no graphics card. Can boot into Ubuntu, run a bunch of the usual programs (Chrome, etc) no problem. However, when I install ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

postgresql installation damaged

I installed postgresql using following command on 25th following instruction on (help.ubuntu.com/community/PostgreSQL) sudo apt-get install postgres postgresql-contrib It was working fine. Then on ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

PostgreSQL User Authorization/Configuration Issues

I've installed postgresql 9.3, but can't get any users authorized. I also can't use initdb or pg_ctl. I can't find pg_hba.conf either.
0
votes
1answer
37 views

Running two PostgreSQL servers in same Ubuntu machine

Please let us know in an Ubuntu 14.04 Machine is it possible to run same PostgreSQL 9.4 Instances in same machine with different ports. We installed PostgreSQL 9.4 in two Ubuntu servers and now we ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

Problem occuring while executing this command sudo apt-get install postgresql postgresql-contrib

E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) E: Unable to lock the administration directory (/var/lib/dpkg/), is another process using it? How to resolve this ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

postgresql 9.3: can't connect with password

Created a user testdb1. Issued: postgres=# alter user testdb1 with password 'testdb1'; ALTER ROLE postgres=# Then added an entry to pg_hba.conf: local all testdb1 password ...
0
votes
1answer
426 views

Installing PostGIS on Ubuntu 15.04

When executing this command sudo apt-get install postgresql-9.4-postgis2.1 pgadmin3 to install PostgreSQL with PostGIS I get the following error: postgresql-9.4-postgis-2.1 : Depends: libgdal1 ...
2
votes
0answers
52 views

Armitage won't start: parse error

I installed Armitage along with Metasploit and Postgresql but Armitage is not connecting. Starting Postgresql works fine sudo service postgresql start * Starting PostgreSQL 9.3 database server ...
2
votes
0answers
296 views

Postgresql 8.2 service will not stop and uninstall

My system config is as follows: System (running on Amazon EC2) Ubuntu 10.04 Postgresql-8.2 installed and it is working. ubuntu@ip:~$ sudo /etc/init.d/postgresql-8.2 status: Running clusters: ...
1
vote
0answers
21 views

Enable PostGIS extension on Ubuntu 14.04.2

I have troubles enabling PostGIS extension on Ubuntu 14.04.2 and PostgreSQL 9.3. I have installed the packages with this step by step procedure. PostgreSQL and pgAdminIII seem to be installed ...
1
vote
0answers
22 views

How do I build a deb that is fully compatible with an offical deb?

I've downloaded the source of postgresql-9.3 by doing: apt-get source postgresql-9.3 Then I've done my alteration to the configuration step and I've successfully built and tested the binaries. Now, ...
1
vote
0answers
23 views

package remove fail. postgresql-contrib-9.1: subprocess installed pre-removal script returned error exit status 127

Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y (Reading database ... 404522 files and directories currently installed.) Removing postgresql-contrib-9.1 (9.1.15-0ubuntu0.12.04) ... ...
1
vote
0answers
11 views

Postgres server start fails - WANTED: netstat -ant|grep 5432 output explanation

INFO: I'm working on a Ruby on Rails app. Hosting on Heroku with postgres. Tried running "heroku run rake db:migrate" as usual, but getting error "cannot connect,... check if something else is already ...
1
vote
0answers
23 views

Import OpenStreetMaps data fails

I work in project of geocoding. So i want to import the OpenStreetMaps Data. I created a database and name it nominatim and i tried this command: sudo ./utils/setup.php --osm-file ...
1
vote
0answers
205 views

PostgreSQL won't set up correctly

I just got a new VPS running Ubuntu 14.04 which I want to use as PostgreSQL server. I followed this guide but for some reason it won't work as described: ...
1
vote
0answers
395 views

Postgresql 9.3 service unable to start

I have Ubuntu 14.04 machine. I'm trying to turn my server on, but there is no success. It was running months ago, but then I've disabled it on startup. Now I need to run it again. I've tried purging ...
1
vote
0answers
372 views

Error while upgrading postgres

Ubuntu 14.04. Package manager reported that postgresql was broken. When I tried to upgrade it produced the following error: (synaptic:30668): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_child_watch_add_full: assertion 'pid ...
1
vote
0answers
237 views

PostgreSQL Backup With Barman

I'm trying to backup my server which i created on PostgreSQL (9.1). While on my normal user i type "su barman", it asks me barman's password, i enter the password. On barman's shell i type "barman ...
1
vote
0answers
71 views

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?
1
vote
0answers
122 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
1k views

Postgresql starting error

The postgresql 9.1 database server is not starting. Can anyone help in this. * Restarting PostgreSQL 9.1 database server * Removed stale pid file. The ...
1
vote
0answers
447 views

How to run Python- postgresql in ubuntu 12.04

I am trying to test pyhton-postgresql script in ubuntu 12.04. The script is this: import psycopg2 import sys con = None try: con = psycopg2.connect(database='mydb', ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Locale warning from Perl stops Postgres configuring

So I want to set up Postgres on a Microsoft Azure-server running Ubuntu 14.04. I need to make a cluster: user@mysystem:~$ pg_createcluster perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: warning: Please ...
0
votes
0answers
64 views

PostgreSQL functions undefined

Update: Have edited my question now after doing some more testing. I am trying to connect to a PostgreSQL server with PHP, but get the following error message: Fatal error: Call to undefined ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Using “service” to stop Postgresql service doesn't seem to work

I've been using an Ubuntu system for quite some time working on an application (well two applications). The application uses Postgresql 9.1 in production, so that's what I use, but 9.3 and 9.4 are ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Adding new Service to boot record doesn't work

I want to add postgresql as a new service to my boot records, which I normally do by doing this: sudo update-rc.d postgresql defaults However, when I then restart it still doesn't start at boot. ...
0
votes
0answers
39 views

Two factor authentication with password and USB Device for PostgreSQL server

I'm going to setup 2 factor authentication for my database server. I'm using PostgreSQL 9.4 DBMS on Ubuntu 14.10. I need to force two authentication methods for my database server. The authentication ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

find all references to program installed from source

Had I installed postgresql from the repositories, I could find all the files it installed on my system using: dpkg-query -L postgresql dpkg -l | grep postgres However, I installed it from source, ...
0
votes
0answers
76 views

Permission denied trying to setup postgres sql

I'm trying to setup Dspace for a uni job here, but this Protgres SQL is asking for a password (For the postgres user) but it's supposed to be indent, I have no idea what's going on. So, When I try to ...
0
votes
0answers
135 views

Socorro - django.db.utils.OperationalError: unable to open database file

I am trying to install Socorro on fresh Ubuntu 10.04 (Amazon EC2). I am following this manual and I am on the step 6.2.8, and I am having a problem with following command: ./manage.py syncdb ...
0
votes
0answers
129 views

Connect with postgresql remotely. Postgresql Installed in Amazon EC2 micro instance

I installed the Amazon EC an instance Ubuntu 14.04 and Postgresql database. Trying to connect remotely to the base and the pgAdmin III program but can not connect. I've tried many of the solutions ...
0
votes
0answers
232 views

Accessing Virtual Mailboxes using Postifx, Dovecot, and Postgresql Ubuntu 12.04

Ok, so I'm running a server distro of Ubuntu, I think it's 12.04 (I know it's 12, forgot the subversion) with postfix as SMTP, dovecat for IMAP, and postgresql for my virtual mailbox databases. I ...
0
votes
0answers
72 views

Postgresql Error in oR

I am trying to run bundle install and i get this error Gem::Ext::BuildError: ERROR: Failed to build gem native extension. /home/aditya/.rvm/rubies/ruby-2.1.3/bin/ruby extconf.rb ...
0
votes
0answers
67 views

postgresql 9.3 broken after multiple reinstallations

I would like to remove postgresql 9.3 from my Kubuntu 14.04 system, so that I may do a clean reinstall. I think I installed the version that ships with Kubuntu, but I'm not sure because I installed, ...
0
votes
0answers
64 views

Administrator User Issues with Postgresql 9.3, Can't Uninstall

I've read every other related question available here. None of them are having the same problem or provide solutions. I need to uninstall Postgres. When I go to the var/lib directory to edit the ...
0
votes
0answers
690 views

psql: could not connect to server: Connection refused

I installed postgre 9.3 on my Ubuntu 14.04 and I get an error like this psql: could not connect to server: Connection refused Is the server running on host "localhost" (127.0.0.1) and accepting ...
0
votes
0answers
269 views

Why I get PG::ConnectionBad?

When I visit my local server http://lvh.me:3000/ I get this error: could not connect to server: Connection refused Is the server running on host "localhost" (127.0.0.1) and accepting TCP/IP ...
0
votes
0answers
194 views

file pg_archivecleanup doesn't exist in postgres

I am trying to get log shipping replication working with postgresql 9.3 on Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail). I installed postgresql on master and slave by doing: apt-get install postgresql I believe ...
0
votes
0answers
216 views

Password authentication failed for user bucardo

So basically when I tried to proceed with my Bucardo installation (using bucardo_ctl install) with these settings: Current connection settings: 1. Host: localhost 2. Port: 5432 ...
0
votes
0answers
231 views

Unable to proceed with Bucardo installation

I'm recently installing Bucardo to work with PostgreSQL. I had trouble installing Bucardo and the relevant libraries from packages, so I installed them through apt-get instead. My problem is that ...
0
votes
0answers
460 views

PGAdmin 3 - server closed the connection unexpectedly

I have installed PostgreSQL and PGAdmin3 for the first time as specified here. When I try to connect to database using PGAdmin it throws Error connecting to the server: server closed the connection ...
0
votes
0answers
89 views

Postgresql Slony error storenode

I had installed Ubuntu 14.04 with PostgreSQL 9.3 server and Slony for database replication and pgadmin3 as gui, all installed from ubuntu ppa. When I try to add "test" slony-i cluster I have following ...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

weird behaviour

I am using the Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, from past few days I am observing a strange behaviour with my ubuntu server. Let me give you a brief introduction to my server. Installed Softwares and ...
0
votes
0answers
227 views

Depending on postgresql-plpython for every installed version of postgresql

I'm working on a project which gets installed as an Ubuntu package. This is part of the code for generating the database (modified): CREATE EXTENSION plpythonu; CREATE FUNCTION foo (str text) ...
-1
votes
0answers
33 views

Postgresql server won't listen

I am trying to setup postgresql for metasploit on Ubuntu. The service is running, and I do the following commands to create a user: sudo -s su postgres createuser msf -P -S -R -D After selecting my ...
-1
votes
0answers
2k views

Ubuntu 14.01 Server + PostgreSQL Install + Configuration

This might be a simple or complicated question, but I recently installed Open-xchange using the guide here ...