February 27th, 2009, 08:02 AM #1
Delete hidden user
i`ve tried everything but nothing works when i try to delete de postgres user .
- first ... list de users and then viewed its profile
dscl . read /Users/postgres
- so i tried ..
sudo dscl . -delete /Users/postgres
- but the user is still there ..
- then .. i installed a package to use sudo userdel .. but nothing worked
February 27th, 2009, 03:31 PM #2
How about simply uninstalling PostgreSQL if you don't need that any more?
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February 27th, 2009, 07:02 PM #3
It happend after uninstalling postgres exactly for upgrade. I solved the problem. My user had no password (just used to press "Enter") ... after changing the password the sudo worked fine.