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UCMDB Support Tip : How to change account password for Postgres database on Probe server?

Issue description:

After the installation of Probe, how to change the password of Probe’s Postgres database?



  1. Modify root account password for probe Postgres database:

Run set_root_password command from \UCMDB\DataFlowProbe\tools\dbscripts with current password and new password.


Example > set_root_password [new PostgreSQL root account password] [Current PostgreSQL root account password]


  1. Modify Data Flow Probe’s account for Postgres database:


a. Access the Probe JMX Console ,then invoke getEncryptedDBPassword operation to get Encrypted new password.


b. Stop Data Flow Probe service.


c. Run set_dbuser_password [new PostgreSQL Data Flow Probe account password] [PostgreSQL root account password] command


d. Change the three parameter in DataFlowProbe.properties file to the new encrypted password from Step a, above.





e. Start Data Flow Probe service.






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