How do I change the external database password

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You can change the password the Stash uses to connect to an external database, however you don't do this from the Stash Administration area – you must follow the procedure described below.

To change the password that Stash uses when connecting to an external database:

  1. Stop Stash. See Starting and stopping Stash.
  2. Get your database administrator to change the password on your database.
  3. Go to your Stash home directory.

    Edit the file to change the line that looks like: 


    replacing MY_PASSWORD with your new database password.

  4. Restart Stash. See Starting and stopping Stash.

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