[rt-users] Remote Database Connect problem
Roderick A. Anderson
raanders at acm.org
Thu Jul 10 13:51:17 EDT 2003
On Thu, 10 Jul 2003, Harald Wagener wrote:
Short reply is I got it working!
> I don't know much about postgres, but this seems the postgres server
> does not want You to connect from that server with that
> username/password combination. Have You checked
Yup! I've seen far to many of this mistake (and once or twice made it).
The longer answer is three-fold. There was an IP assigned twice, an ARP
table entry that didn't go away after fixing the IP problem, and the
requirement to have psql installed on the RT system.
> - If postgresql is correctly configured to accept tcp connections from
> another machine?
> - If You can connect using the command line interface with the username
> and password You intend to use?
> - If the RT configuration file is clean, i.e. no blanks, tabs or other
> unprintable characters after the username or password in the Makefile?
Thanks for the response.
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