postgresql startup script

Billy O'Connor billyoc at
Tue Jan 21 14:09:47 PST 2003

Stephan Johach <hunsum at> writes:

> After all i got problems with the database daemon not
> terminating on shutdown. This led to a failed umount
> so the partion was checked on the next system startup.
> Dunno exactly what's going wrong but after 
> reading the postgresql documentation I found an 
> IMHO smarter solution.
> There's 
> pg_ctl 
> to control the database daemon. Using this in my
> startup script solved the problem.
> Attached is my modified startup script. Use it if you like.

Thanks, Stephan, testing it now.


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