If PostBooks won''t start on Mac ... : Post 553

Mac OS X
  • If your PostBooks won''t start on the Mac, it''s probably because the
    server isn''t running.

    >From the Terminal program prompt.

    1. Change to the root user
    sudo su -

    2. Enter the password for your REGULAR user
    password: mypassword

    3. You get a root prompt, now...
    su postgres

    4. Now you are the postgres user, change to the postgres bin directory.
    cd /usr/local/bin

    5. Start the postgres server.
    ./pg_ctl -D /usr/local/pgsql/data start

    6. Should see some message about starting server.

    7. Type exit at the prompt several times to exit.

    8. Start PostBooks in the usual way. -- Read more at http://www.xtuple.org/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?p=553