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XCP File Analytics (FA) installation/configuration fails

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • XCP FA (File Analytics)
  • NFS
  • RHEL


  • XCP File Analytics (FA) configuration fails with (pg.InternalError) FATAL: password authentication failed for user "central"
    • # ./
        - 1. Installation/Upgrade
          - 1. Configure client system
               - Enter password for Postgres DB user: <password>
                 Retype same password : <password>
               - # Updating DB password
               - # Updating xcp.ini file
               - Enter admin password for file analytics: <password>
                 Retype same password : <password>
               - # Updating database entries
                 (pg.InternalError) FATAL: password authentication failed for user "central"

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