Subject: misc/18318: No warning for missing rc.conf line when starting postgres
To: None <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/17/2002 02:44:57
>Synopsis: If missing pgsql=YES in rc.conf, postgres won't start but won't say why.
>Arrival-Date: Tue Sep 17 03:11:00 PDT 2002
>Release: NetBSD 1.6
System: NetBSD helpdesk 1.6 NetBSD 1.6 (GENERIC) #0: Sun Sep 8 19:43:40 UTC 2002 email@example.com:/autobuild/i386/OBJ/autobuild/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/GENERIC i386
When trying to start any program that requires a line in rc.conf the rc script should
say that the program can't start without the appropriate rc.conf entry. After doing
a make install from pkgsrc on postgres I tried to start it (forgetting to add the
rc.conf line) and didn't receive any output.
just add some output to the postgres rc.d script that let's the user know why it's