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Connect error

From: Russell Shaw <rjshaw(at)iprimus(dot)com(dot)au>
To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Connect error
Date: 2004-01-12 15:33:20
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I created a database in debian using psql (as database user russell). My php4 script
can't access it. It reports:

   Warning: pg_connect(): Unable to connect to PostgreSQL server: FATAL:
       IDENT authentication failed for user "russell" . in /home/russell/public_html/hello.php on line 2

The script is:

     $conn=pg_connect("dbname=parts_list user=russell");

I have apache-1.3 running ok. In /etc/postgresql/pg_hba.conf, i
have "ident sameuser". I can access the database ok from my user
account using psql. What can i check now?


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