A former configuration parameter specifying the directory for the Unix domain socket
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unix_socket_directory was a configuration parameter specifying the file system directory for the PostgreSQL server to store its Unix domain socket.

unix_socket_directory was added in PostgreSQL 7.1 and replaced in PostgreSQL 9.3 by unix_socket_directories.

Change history


GUC configuration item, Obsolete

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