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|Reported by||Radhakrishnan Rajendran|
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The following bug has been logged on the website: Bug reference: 16416 Logged by: Radhakrishnan Rajendran Email address: (redacted) PostgreSQL version: 12.2 Operating system: Mac os Description: I am unable to start the Postgres server and whenever I use pg_ctl I am getting the following error - can some one help me to fix this. I changed the folder permissions using CHmod and tried running with Sudo -s also but still the problem exists. one error I did was, I deleted the Postmaster.pid when the server was running- post this I am getting this issue when ever I try to start the server through pg_ctl and another error when I use the pgadmin. Any suggestions here will be really helpful- thanks. Using Macos Shell command : pg_ctl start -D /Library/PostgreSQL/12/data waiting for server to start....2020-05-05 11:40:04.838 IST  FATAL: data directory "/Library/PostgreSQL/12/data" has wrong ownership 2020-05-05 11:40:04.838 IST  HINT: The server must be started by the user that owns the data directory. stopped waiting pg_ctl: could not start server Examine the log output. Using pgadmin the error is as follows : could not connect to server: Connection refused Is the server running on host "localhost" (::1) and accepting TCP/IP connections on port 5434? could not connect to server: Connection refused Is the server running on host "localhost" (127.0.0.1) and accepting TCP/IP connections on port 5434? p.s. : I modified the hba.conf and also the postgres.conf files to allow connection from the local ip
|2020-05-05 06:28:13+00||PG Bug reporting form||BUG #16416: unable to start the server with pg_CTL|
|2020-05-05 08:37:50+00||Daniel Gustafsson||Re: BUG #16416: unable to start the server with pg_CTL|
|2020-05-06 07:45:00+00||Sandeep Thakkar||Re: BUG #16416: unable to start the server with pg_CTL|