Unable to start postgresql on Red Hat Satellite 6

Solution Verified - Updated -

Issue

  • Postgresql service is not able to start on Red Hat Satellite 6 server.
  • systemctl status -l postgresql gives the following message.

    FATAL:  could not create lock file "/var/run/postgresql/.s.PGSQL.5432.lock": No such file or directory
    

Environment

  • Red Hat Satellite 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

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