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Re: adduser postgres

From: Robert Treat <xzilla(at)users(dot)sourceforge(dot)net>
To: Yiqun Lin <Yiqun(dot)Lin(at)NAU(dot)EDU>
Cc: pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: adduser postgres
Date: 2004-09-21 06:33:39
Message-ID: 200409210233.39825.xzilla@users.sourceforge.net (view raw or flat)
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On Tuesday 14 September 2004 11:38, Yiqun Lin wrote:
> Hello,
>
> I have a Fedora core 2 box and just installed postgresSQL 7.3.7. I added a
> user postgres using the instruction from an installation menu: adduser
> postgres. Then I tried to su - postgres, but it prompted me "incorrect
> password". I did not enter any password while adding the user. Could some
> body help me with this?
>

You should be able to su to the postgres user from root.  Otherwise I'd have 
to point you to "man adduser" since that's an OS problem you have. 

-- 
Robert Treat
Build A Brighter Lamp :: Linux Apache {middleware} PostgreSQL

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