If you want to change the authentication method to password authentication for one or more databases, refer to the PostgreSQL documentation. With password authentication, the password is required when you want to backup, restore, and perform other maintenance tasks on the database.
If your environment is set forand you want to use password authentication, you must change the password on the both the active and standby components.
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Change the PostgreSQL database authentication method to password authentication. For details, refer to .
After you change the authentication method to password authentication (instead of the default trust authentication) for one or more databases, you must change the database password for the App Visibility component.
The default installationDirectory is C:\Program Files\BMC Software\App Visibility
The default installationDirectory is /opt/bmc/App_Visibility
If the App Visibility portal and the App Visibility collector are installed on the same host, they use the same database. You only need to change it in one place and the change affects both components.
Enter current passwordprompt, enter the current password.
Enter new passwordprompt, enter a new password, using a strong password that comprises the following:
Confirm new password prompt, enter the new password again.
The new password is set.
If your environment is set for high availability (HA) and you configured your databases to use password authentication (instead of the default trust authentication), you must change the password on the both the active and standby components.
database.password.encproperty and close the file.