Just a note - PostgreSQL has gotten easier to install over time. In 7.0 it won't be
much more than configure, make, make install, initdb, start postmaster. You can
find the current installation instructions at
Followup on Aldem's comments
Just wanted to point out that Aldem's comments are dated mid-1998,
so they must be based on Postgres 6.3.2 or even older. We've come a
long way since then. If you rejected Postgres a couple years ago, you
might like to kick the tires again...