I'm new to unix and having trouble running initdb with postgresql. I installed postgres via homebrew with "brew install postgres", and have attempted to run the initdb command as follows: initdb ...
I usually start Postgres with pg_ctl -D /db start How can I make it start under "nice", so it runs at a lower priority?
I moved the postgres data directory to a separate partition and it works great. The directory is owned by postgres user and postgres group. d-wx------ 11 postgres postgres 4.0K 2010-06-11 08:28 ...