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How to use password with special chars like repl#stg$12 in postgressql .pgpass file?
I added entry like this in .pgpass but it’s prompting for password when I connect.
How to solve :
I know you bored from this bug, So we are here to help you! Take a deep breath and look at the explanation of your problem. We have many solutions to this problem, But we recommend you to use the first method because it is tested & true method that will 100% work for you.
There’s only one quoting rule for
.pgpass according to the documentation:
If an entry needs to contain : or \, escape this character with \.
Note: Use and implement method 1 because this method fully tested our system.
Thank you 🙂