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Re: Backups

From: "Kevin Grittner" <Kevin(dot)Grittner(at)wicourts(dot)gov>
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Subject: Re: Backups
Date: 2010-02-21 02:06:30
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Nilesh Govindarajan  wrote:
> I can prevent the changes to the database when the
> backup is going on, but how do I grant the permissions ? I don't
> want to key in the password for the superuser in the script.
There are so many ways to deal with that that it's hard to make a
suggestion without knowing more.  You could just use CREATE USER and
GRANT to set things up, you could use trust authentication in the
pg_hba.conf to grant a database superuser permission from a secure
machine, or you could use a pgpass file.  (Check the documentation
for details.)  If I got creative I could probably come up with more,
but I'm shooting in the dark here.

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