Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.
Check that the fs is not mounted read only and run a filesystem check. Regards, Umberto Il giorno lun, 24/07/2006 alle 15.44 -0700, robertoms2003 ha scritto: > I´m using postgres 8.1 undex linux slackware 10.2. File system is reserfs. > > I can´t restart postgres on my master node after an unsuccessful drbd sync > against a slave node. > > I get a message that says that permission is denied while creating > postmaster.pid. > > I tried to list (ls -l) the .../data directory, and I get: > /usr/bin/ls: postmaster.pid: denied permission. > > The same goes for pg_ident.conf and postmaster.opts files. > > I can´t even create any file at all under .../data directory, as root or > postgres user. > > Somehow I no longer have access rights over the postgres data directory. > > All other linux directories are OK. The file permission problem is only in > the /data postgres directory. > > What should I do to regain access rights in the /data postgres directory ??? > > Thanks for any input. -- Umberto Nicoletti | We are Pentium of Borg. +390415701366 unicoletti at prometeo.it | Division is futile. Prometeo S.R.L. The Software Experience | You will be approximated.