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Re: createdb: could not connect to database

From: Paul Smith <phhs80(at)gmail(dot)com>
To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: createdb: could not connect to database
Date: 2006-02-04 17:56:28
Message-ID: 6ade6f6c0602040956v3ee419ra87811d9d7452f3f@mail.gmail.com (view raw or flat)
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On 2/4/06, Devrim GUNDUZ <devrim(at)commandprompt(dot)com> wrote:
> Did you start postgresql service?
>
> # service postgresql start

Thanks, Devrim. After "service postgresql start", I get

$ createdb mydb
createdb: could not connect to database postgres: FATAL:  role
"psmith" does not exist
$

Paul

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