Can we drop the “postgres” database? The DROP USER statement is a PostgreSQL extension. (too old to reply) Lavanya 2007-01-08 12:11:25 UTC. First, connect to the PostgreSQL database server using the postgres user: $ psql -U postgres. We cannot drop a database that has any open connections, including our own connection from psql or pgAdmin III. Msg 5069, Level 16, State 1, Line 3. We must switch to another database or template1 if we want to delete the database we are currently connected to. User may have directly or indirectly assigned rights in this database and objects. My database is stuck since then. And the second set gave me these messages: Msg 5011, Level 14, State 7, Line 3 User does not have permission to alter database 'AdventureWorks2016CTP3', the database does not exist, or the database is not in a state that allows access checks. DROP USER is simply an alternate spelling of DROP ROLE. Msg 3702, Level 16, State 4, Line 5. And of course what currently exists will always be available. -----I have the following code in my SSIS package. User is not owner of any object. Note that in both cases, the database user must have been granted the privilege to create new databases. Cannot drop database “DataBaseName” because it is currently in use. ALTER DATABASE statement failed. 1> drop database 2> go Msg 3702, Level 16, State 4: Server '', Line 1: Cannot drop the database '' because it is currently in use. Compatibility. The reason could be performance related because it is faster to validate the constraints at once after a data load. Database encryption needs to be turned off to be able to drop the database encryption key. I do not want to snapshot and create the RDS again because the RDS also has my production database. If a better (proprietary or not) alternative to Postgres that is based on Postgres does come along users can always decide to switch. Running CHECKPOINT on database '' for option 'single user' to take effect. The connections are directed to an external VOIP service running on Asterisk, which also uses PostgreSQL. Database idd owner is role idd_owner Database has 2 data schemas: public and firma1. I don't understand why it's complaining cannot detach database because it is currently in use right after the database has been changed to single user mode. Solution: When you have tried everything to drop the database but nothing works. Cannot drop the distribution database 'distribution' because it is currently in use. All, I use stored procedures from C#.net to configure and remove replication. Name DROP USER -- remove a database role Synopsis DROP USER [ IF EXISTS ] name [, ...] Description. Step 2) Click OK on the confirmation pop-up . it looks we have to turn off encryption before dropping database encryption key.. hence search for which database encryption is enabled and for that database you can turn Encryption off. I have a database that was involved in a mirroring session and something crashed hard and the database is stuck 'in recovery' and will not allow me to drop it because it thinks the database is in use although I can't see what. You can drop more than one user at a time, by provided the user names separated by comma. Example How to drop such user ? We cannot drop a database that has any open connections, including our own connection from psql or pgAdmin III.We must switch to another database or template1 if we want to delete the database we are currently connected to. :~$ sudo -u postgres psql psql (10.7 (Ubuntu 10.7-0ubuntu0.18.04.1)) Type "help" for help. ERROR: database "lonprod2" is being accessed by other users DETAIL: There is 1 other session using the database. IF EXISTS which is optional checks if the user is available and then proceeds with the action. 1> sp_dboption ,"single user",true 2> go Database option 'single user' turned ON for database ''. While constraints are essentials there are situations when it is required to disable or drop them temporarily. Lets try to drop database ‘lonprod2’ which contains active connections on it. Avec un script SQL de ce type : USE [master]; GO DROP DATABASE [MaBase]; GO . Thus, it might be more convenient to use the program dropdb instead, which is a wrapper around this command. I had to use a combination of the above answers to drop a database, which I could not drop in pgAdmin because I was unable to close all open connections in pgAdmin. It has only rights assigned to objects. drop database IF EXISTS guru99 PostgreSQL Drop Database PgAdmin (GUI) Step 1) Right Click on database "guru99" and click "Delete/Drop." These are in some ways similar to regular Unix-style accounts, but Postgres does not distinguish between users and groups and instead prefers the more flexible term role. I cannot delete/drop my testing database (rmdir) . From the shell: One of the reader Dave have posted additional information in comments. Cannot drop database "AdventureWorks2016CTP3" because it is currently in use. Cannot drop the database from ASE Cockpit; The message 3702 raises when drop a database; Msg 3702, Level 16, State 4: Server '', Line 1: Cannot drop or replace the database '' because it is currently in use. 2> go Msg 3702, Level 16, State 4: Server 'pds', Line 1: Cannot drop the database 'testreboot' because it is currently in use. Manually remove the data files from drive. In official announcements, Skype representatives have said they use PostgreSQL as their main tool for working with databases. A trick is to override the InitializeDatabase method and to alter the database. 2. ... PostgreSQL 9.2.24 Documentation; Prev: Up: Next: DROP USER. Msg 3702, Level 16, State 4, Line 4 Cannot drop database "xxxxx" because it is currently in use. Restart the SQL Server service. Even though nothing is using it I am unable to detach a database because it is use. Cannot drop database “” because it is currently in use. Cannot drop the database encryption key because it is currently in use. Example – Delete a User. Because we have root permission, so do not need to input user postgres’s password. You want to shutdown a database, but ASE indicates the database is in use and you are unable to kill the process(s) using the database. Connect postgresql database server with user postgres ( the default username is postgres and the default db name is postgres also ). The good news is that this does not matter because it in no way threatens those who use Postgres. Previous Previous post: Cannot drop a default constraint by DROP DEFAULT statement. I am using PostgreSQL 12 and pgAdmin-4 in Windows 10. Permalink. Changes to the state or options of database ” cannot be made at this time. Use ALTER TABLE to drop a constraint default. Because of COVID-19, this number has recently increased significantly. Even if PG is not the dominant market player it no doubt will still be developed. I run this and the affected database is not listed: Cannot detach the database 'DEMO' because it is currently in use. The exception “Cannot drop database because it is currently in use” can raise. Consider a PostgreSQL where there are two users as shown in the following. In Windows command line, assuming my server's name is postgres and my database is mydb: C:\> psql -U postgres I do not want to snapshot and create the RDS again because the RDS also has my production database. lonprod2=# revoke all on test2 from james; REVOKE lonprod2=# drop user james; ERROR: role "james" cannot be dropped because some objects depend on it DETAIL: privileges for table xyz 1 object in database newdb lonprod2=# revoke all on xyz from james; REVOKE lonprod2=# \c newdb You are now connected to database "newdb" as user "postgres". You can also connect local postgresql database server with below command. I will list his advise here. This tell the database to close all connection and if a transaction is open to rollback this one. Pour éviter cette erreur, il suffit de fermer les connexions actives sur la base, ou encore de terminer les requêtes en cours. --Cannot drop database "demo" because it is currently in use. Close pgAdmin-4. This documentation is for an unsupported version of PostgreSQL. It will prompt you for a password: Password: Once you enter the password for the postgres user, you will see the following PostgreSQL command prompt: postgres=# Second, use the \du to list all user accounts (or roles) in the current PostgreSQL database server: postgres=# \du . Thus, it might be more convenient to use the program dropdb instead which is a wrapper around this command. 1> drop database testreboot. Step 3 — Using PostgreSQL Roles and Databases. dropdb command. 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