[ome-users] How to change OMERO server database password

Kenneth Gillen (Staff) k.h.gillen at dundee.ac.uk
Mon Aug 29 13:57:45 BST 2016

Hi Martin,

The OMERO configuration property, omero.db.pass, is what you will need to
tell OMERO the password for your PostgreSQL database.



I would expect you’d want to stop OMERO before updating the password in
Postgres and setting the OMERO configuration property.

All the best,



Kenneth Gillen

OME System Administrator

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School of Life Sciences
University of Dundee
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Dundee  DD1 5EH
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0) 1382 388797


On 29/08/2016 13:53, "ome-users on behalf of Martin Wlotzka"
<ome-users-bounces at lists.openmicroscopy.org.uk on behalf of
martin.wlotzka at uni-heidelberg.de> wrote:

>Dear all,
>this is sort of an admin question:
>How can I change the database password of a running OMERO server? I can
>surely change the database user's password in Postgres, but how do I
>make the OMERO server use the new database password?
>Thanks for any help,
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