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Re: Login problem

From: "Danjel Jungersen" <danjel(at)jungersen(dot)dk>
To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Login problem
Date: 2005-12-20 17:22:43
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On 20 Dec 2005 at 12:05, Tom Lane wrote:

> "Danjel Jungersen" <danjel(at)jungersen(dot)dk> writes:
> > On 20 Dec 2005 at 8:37, John DeSoi wrote:
> >> Do you know who created the database cluster with initdb? Perhaps  
> >> they used their own user name rather than postgres.
> > I did :-)
> > as root...
> I don't think so.  initdb refuses to run as root.  However, the default
> PG superuser account will be named the same as the Unix account that you
> used to run initdb.
Well, I did run it as root, but I have just this moment figured it 
out, the name was _postgresql (I have no idea where that name comes 
I got the tip from the startupscript hint...

My next problem, is that it refuses to let me log in from phpPgAdmin, 
but I will post again, if I cannot get it to work after a bit more 
testing :-)

Thank you all for your help so far !!

Best regards
> 			regards, tom lane

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