IP address for Wider Use?
dlr at futurechalk.com
Mon Jan 24 00:22:42 UTC 2022
Setting up access to the outside world id defined in the hba config file in Postgres
I have put a link in for the documentation on pg_hba.conf file setup. This file controls what IP’s can access the database and a number of other access control information. There are some good examples of setups.
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> On Jan 23, 2022, at 2:43 PM, Das Goravani <goravanis at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello $all,
> I have setup a Postgres database and am connected into it.
> It currently is accepting connections from 192.168 only.
> I take it that 192.168 refers only to one’s local network.
> How do you configure pg_hba.config to allow connections from anywhere?
> Because I want this database to be a part of an online demo I make of Omnis’s capabilities.
> To show what I can do.
> I want people from anywhere to be able to access it and use it.
> And I wonder, what is the IP address of my server in that regard.. I currently am logging into 192.168.1.3, which I think is a local only type address.
> So I’m confused about "the wider address" of my server and how to allow connections from a wider audience.
> That’s it.
> Das Goravani
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