INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR COMPUTER PROFESSIONALS

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you a
Computer / IT professional?
Join Tek-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Tek-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Jobs

PGbackup

PGbackup

(OP)
Gents,

still strugling with my first install of IPOCC :(
I have created the excell sheet. when I try to dataimport.exe it doesn't work: database needs to be empty.
In the docs they speak about a backup.bat file in the directory utilities, but i have only a pgbackup? And all the commands with this doesn't function.

anyone who can give me a start on how to continue?

Thanks very much

Steve

RE: PGbackup

Don't know what pgbackup would have to do with your problem.

As it says the problem is that you've entered something in the configuration before dataimport.
Either reinstall following the Installation Guide or enter all configuration manually.
In 9.1.8 you can use the web interface instead of dataimport to get the basic settings in place.

"Trying is the first step to failure..." - Homer

RE: PGbackup

(OP)
Janni78, thanks for your help...I have already installed everything from scratch. it should be empty. Can't make the backup, and if i read the docs they are mentioning Sybase...but I don't have that either. I'm stuck

RE: PGbackup

There's no point in taking a backup of an empty system but pgbackup.bat is used for 9.1.x, Sybase was used in 9.0.x.

After installation you should go to the Web Administration page and set everything up, no need to use DataImport if you're on 9.1.6 and later.

"Trying is the first step to failure..." - Homer

RE: PGbackup

What error you are getting when executing dataimport.exe
Could you please check logs files located on %TEMP% location of IPOCC server.

RE: PGbackup

Well as far as I know of is good practice to make a backup of fresh new install.. and them program it to make a backup every day but don't override the previous one.
You're saying backup is not working: You have to use the Administrator user and the password that you have set up for the database!

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Tek-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Tek-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Tek-Tips and talk with other members!

Resources

Close Box

Join Tek-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Tek-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close