[postgis-devel] [PostGIS] #1781: Window installer freezes with blank password

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Tue Apr 17 21:47:04 PDT 2012

#1781: Window installer freezes with blank password
 Reporter:  realityexists  |       Owner:  pramsey      
     Type:  defect         |      Status:  new          
 Priority:  medium         |   Milestone:  PostGIS 2.0.1
Component:  postgis        |     Version:  2.0.x        
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Comment(by realityexists):

 Yes, that was the installer I used. Incidentally, if I entered an
 incorrect password it proceeded anyway. (Well, tried to - it failed for
 another reason: libgeos DLL in use. So I had to stop the PostgreSQL
 service, ran the installer and it installed but failed to create the
 template DB, started the service, ran the installer again and it finally

 Yes, I'm running Windows 7 x64. The x64 installer ran fine for me even
 without entering a password. That was a brand new installation of
 PostgreSQL, though. The 32-bit one had beta versions of PostGIS installed
 many times, spatially-enabled DBs with open connections to them, probably
 some config changes, etc.

Ticket URL: <http://trac.osgeo.org/postgis/ticket/1781#comment:3>
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