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Fixed #3227 -- Clarified DATABASE_HOST semantics for PostgreSQL.

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malcolmt committed May 27, 2007
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@@ -264,6 +264,11 @@ MySQL will connect via a Unix socket to the specified socket. For example::
If you're using MySQL and this value *doesn't* start with a forward slash, then
this value is assumed to be the host.
+If you're using PostgreSQL, an empty string means to use a Unix domain socket
+for the connection, rather than a network connection to localhost. If you
+explictly need to use a TCP/IP connection on the local machine with
+PostgreSQL, specify ``localhost`` here.

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