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Re: cannot connect using terminal nor pgaccess

From: Jaume Teixi <teixi(at)6tems(dot)com>
To: psql-admin <pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: cannot connect using terminal nor pgaccess
Date: 2001-05-21 15:14:49
Message-ID: 20010521171449.1f3696a4.teixi@6tems.com (view raw or flat)
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on day of Mon, 21 May 2001 17:00:19 +0200 (CEST), the message from Peter
Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net> says:

> Jaume Teixi writes:
> 
> > $ psql -d template1 -U postgres
> > psql: Peer authentication failed for user 'postgres'
> 
> There is no "peer" authentication type in any official PostgreSQL
release.

he, I hope this is the unix socket method that Olly is developing on the
current debian unstable release 7.1.1-3
isn't?

but why the tcp/ip also doesn't works ?

teixi(at)thinkpad:~$ grep -v ^# /etc/postgresql/pg_hba.conf | grep -i host   

host         all         127.0.0.1     255.255.255.0       ident sameuser
host         all         0.0.0.0       0.0.0.0             reject

suid postgres works

teixi(at)thinkpad:~$ su - postgres -- psql template1

but without suid doesnt'

teixi(at)thinkpad:~$ psql -d template1 -U postgres -h localhost -p 5432
psql: IDENT authentication failed for user 'postgres'

any points ?

thanks

-- 
Jaume Teixi
    CTO 
    6TEMS - Ducform, SA
    http://www.6tems.com

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