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Re: BUG #5463: incorrect password when downloading/installing

From: Craig Ringer <craig(at)postnewspapers(dot)com(dot)au>
To: David Orr <david_orr83(at)hotmail(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: BUG #5463: incorrect password when downloading/installing
Date: 2010-05-19 05:02:24
Message-ID: 4BF370E0.4090708@postnewspapers.com.au (view raw or flat)
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On 19/05/10 09:40, David Orr wrote:

> Now, when I try and install postgreSQL (either 8.3.11 or 8.4.4) it says I am
> using the wrong password and the instalation fails. The only password I have
> ever used for both 8.3.11 and 8.4.4 is "dbpass". But it's not working when I
> instal the program. I have never changed the password to anything else and
> I'm not sure what's happening and why I can't instal the program.

This isn't really a bug (unless maybe it was in the installer) ... but
anyway, to get it to install you can probably just delete the `postgres'
user account. Do so through Control Panel -> Administrative Tools ->
Computer Management.

-- 
Craig Ringer

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