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8.3.0 postinstallation trouble

From: "Tena Sakai" <tsakai(at)gallo(dot)ucsf(dot)edu>
To: <pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: 8.3.0 postinstallation trouble
Date: 2008-02-24 02:57:01
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Hi Everybody,

I have gotten my postgres upgraded to 8.3.0 (from 8.2.4)
or almost.  I followed the steps in the manual, section

I was able to start 8.3.0 by:

  /usr/local/pgsql/bin/postgres -D /usr/local/pgsql/data

via step 7.  Now I am ready to restore from the saved file
and typed:

  /usr/local/pgsql/bin/psql -d <dbname> -f saved_file

and it asks me a password.  I have been doing this all as
user postgres and that password is rejected:
  password authentication failed for user "postgres"

The pg_hba.conf, as well as postgresql.conf, is restored
from 8.2.4.

Can somebody please tell me what's going on and how to go
about getting out of the trouble I am in?


Tena Sakai


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