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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0008715Talermechant backendpublic2024-04-15 21:32
ReporterEmmanuel Assigned ToChristian Grothoff  
Status closedResolutionfixed 
PlatformUbuntuOSLinuxOS Versionmantic
Target Version0.10Fixed in Version0.10 
Summary0008715: Problem with db installation in binary package for Ubuntu
DescriptionWhile in the installation documentation, one should create the database taler-merchant. And this is the database, that is pre-configured in all the config files. The binary installation on Ubuntu mantic makes the taler-merchant-dbinit working on another database (talermerchant without dash).

2024-04-09T15:19:22.005886+0200 pq-40225 ERROR Database connection to 'postgres:///talermerchant' failed: connection to server on socket "/var/run/postgresql/.s.PGSQL.5432" failed: FATAL: database "talermerchant" does not exist

Steps To Reproduce- Install binary package taler-merchant on a brand new Ubuntu mantic machine.
- Create the database taler-merchant (according to the manual :
- Run taler-merchant-dbinit
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Christian Grothoff

2024-04-09 16:30

manager   ~0022167

I fixed the documentation to use 'talermerchant'. That said, you probably should just have run taler-merchant-dbconfig which automates everything!

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2024-04-09 15:39 Emmanuel New Issue
2024-04-09 15:39 Emmanuel Status new => assigned
2024-04-09 15:39 Emmanuel Assigned To => Christian Grothoff
2024-04-09 16:30 Christian Grothoff Note Added: 0022167
2024-04-09 16:30 Christian Grothoff Status assigned => resolved
2024-04-09 16:30 Christian Grothoff Resolution open => fixed
2024-04-09 16:30 Christian Grothoff Fixed in Version => 0.10
2024-04-09 16:30 Christian Grothoff Target Version => 0.10
2024-04-15 21:32 Christian Grothoff Status resolved => closed