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Bug 28163 - Default user for PostgreSQL databases should be 'postgres'
Default user for PostgreSQL databases should be 'postgres'
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Installer (Other open bugs)
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: Normal enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Blocks: postgres
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Reported: 2011-03-21 19:38 UTC by Greg Sabino Mullane
Modified: 2012-08-04 20:49 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Greg Sabino Mullane 2011-03-21 19:38:01 UTC
Postgres does not allow root to run Postgres, and this a username of 'root' is extraordinarily unlikely to be seen. Almost all distros create a 'postgres' user as the default superuser, so that should be used instead.
Comment 1 Greg Sabino Mullane 2011-03-21 19:39:07 UTC
Fixed in r84450

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