[LUNI] SuSe 9.2 Pro and Postgres
erik at uhacc.org
Thu Feb 17 11:18:11 CST 2005
Samir Faci said:
> where do i set these options.. /etc/sysconfig/postgresql?
> output when i run: /usr/bin/postmaster -D /var/lib/pgsql/data
Edit the init script directly (I'm using FC3). I would back up this init
script and then freshen the rpm to re-generate it with your most current
> DETAIL: The data directory was initialized by PostgreSQL version 7.3,
> which is not compatible with this version 7.4.7.
> anyway to convert them to 7.4.7 format?
There's a not about this inside the init script that may be more helpful.
"An old version of the database format was found.\nYou need to upgrade the
data format before using PostgreSQL.\nSee
$SYSDOCDIR/postgresql-$PGVERSION/README.rpm-dist for more information."
My sysdocdir is /usr/share/doc/
"These RPMs no longer support any sort of upgrading process other than that
documented in the regular documentation. That is, you must dump, upgrade,
initdb, and restore your data."
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