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Thanks JABR.

On 12/09/2010 06:52 PM, John Abreau wrote:
> Did you add permissions to pg_hba.conf? By default, psql uses
> UNIX sockets, not TCP/IP, and ph_hba.conf (Host-Based Access)
> is where you set those permissions.
> On CentOS (and presumably RHEL and Fedora, too), the file is at
>      /usr/share/pgsql/pg_hba.conf
> On my home web server, I added the following to pg_hba.conf:
>     host    all         all          password
> This allows all users you define inside postgresql to connect from loca=
> On Thu, Dec 9, 2010 at 5:11 PM, Jerry Feldman <gaf-mNDKBlG2WHs at> wrote:
>> I am having some difficulty installing phpbb3. Essentially, the only
>> database that is recognized is postgresql even though I have sqlite
>> installed, but not the module. In any case, woith postgresql I have
>> successfully created a database, phpbb3, and I can run other psql
>> commands on it logged in as the postgresql user. But, when I enter the=

>> Install tab on phpbb3, I enter localhost as the Database Server name (=
>> the actual server URL where I am installing phpbb3), phpbb3 as the
>> database name, in this specific case postgres and the user name, and t=
>> postgres user's password, although this will change in the future, the=

>> issue now is I want to get this up and running quickly.
>> The message I get back is:
>> **Could not connect to the database, see error message below.
>> No error message given.
>> Most of the time, I am *running on another server on our cluster, but =
>> have even tried running firefox on the same host. While I have not
>> double checked, I do not have SELinux or IPtables running. Any clues.
>> *

Jerry Feldman <gaf-mNDKBlG2WHs at>
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