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Re: pgsql initial superuser

From: Pedro Almeida <niker(at)netvisao(dot)pt>
To: pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: pgsql initial superuser
Date: 2004-02-16 18:43:23
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kaolin fire wrote:

> try user 'pgsql' :) that's the default initially created superuser, no 
> password (it would be good to give it one).
> -kaolin fire
> - for a 'spin' on tetris
That was a quick response :-)

using a clean pg_hba.conf file (no user lines added), this is what happened:

~# createuser -Upgsql
Enter name of user to add: blabla
Shall the new user be allowed to create databases? (y/n) n
Shall the new user be allowed to create more new users? (y/n) n
psql: FATAL:  IDENT authentication failed for user "pgsql"

createuser: creation of user "blabla" failed

What am I doing wrong ?


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