Automatic postgesql start fails
On Sun, 19 Feb 2012 13:02:16 +0100
Juergen Daubert <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 19, 2012 at 12:05:31PM +0100, Markus Heinz wrote:
> > Hello,
> Hello Markus,
> > since yesterday a new problem on my Crux Linux machine has occured:
> > The automatic start of postgresql during boot fails. The following
> > line can be found in the log:
> > Feb 19 11:50:17 Darksun postgresql: su: Cannot drop the controlling
> > terminal
> > When I start posgresql manually after boot it works fine.
> > All ports are up to date. Has anyone an idea of how to fix this?
> thanks for your report, it's a regression in "su" introduced by
> shadow 4.1.5. I saw the same issue with the start-script of
> Sorry, no fix for it right now, but I've reported the bug upstream.
> For now I'd suggest to use su from coreutils, which is build but not
> installed with core/coreutils.
> You can get the binary after a 'pkgmk -f -kw' of coreutils in your
The described workaround works for me. Thanks a lot.
> HTH and best regards
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