Showing posts from May, 2015

Reset Foreman default admin password

I received "Invalid username or password" from my Foreman web based UI, Here is how to reset the default admin user password: # foreman-rake permissions:reset Reset to user: admin, password: iWmYDR24GfPznyfQ

Issue with Foreman rake db during Foreman installation

During the Foreman installation on RHEL 6, I got the following error: [root@puppesrv01-vlt ~]# foreman-installer  /Stage[main]/Foreman::Database/ Foreman::Rake[db:migrate] /Exec[foreman-rake-db:migrate]: Failed to call refresh: Command exceeded timeout  /Stage[main]/Foreman::Database/ Foreman::Rake[db:migrate] /Exec[foreman-rake-db:migrate]: Command exceeded timeout  /Stage[main]/Foreman::Database/ Foreman::Rake[db:seed ]/Exec[foreman-rake-db:seed]: /usr/sbin/foreman-rake db:seed returned 1 instead of one of [0] Preparing installation Done   Something went wrong! Check the log for ERROR-level output   * Foreman is running at       Initial credentials are admin / vkscvVxFJHnrrAdH   * Foreman Proxy is running at   * Puppetmaster is running at port 8140   The full log is at /var/log/foreman-installer/foreman-installer.log It turns out that I need to issue the following commands manually and run the foreman