Provided by: request-tracker3.8_3.8.11-1_all bug

NAME

       rt-setup-database - Set-up the database for Request Tracker

SYNOPSIS

        rt-setup-database --action init|drop|insert [--datafile <file>] \
            --dba <username> --prompt-for-dba-password|--dba-password <guess>

OPTIONS

        action:  init    Initialize the database
                 drop    Drop the database.
                         This will ERASE ALL YOUR DATA
                 insert  Insert data into RT's database.
                         By default, will use RT's installation data.
                         To use a local or supplementary datafile, specify it
                         using the '--datafile' option below.
                 acl     Initialize only the database ACLs
                         To use a local or supplementary datafile, specify it
                         using the '--datadir' option below.
                 schema  Initialize only the database schema
                         To use a local or supplementary datafile, specify it
                         using the '--datadir' option below.

        datafile: /path/to/datafile
        datadir:  /path/to/            Used to specify a path to find the local
                                       database schema and acls to be installed.

        dba:                      dba's username
        dba-password:             dba's password
        prompt-for-dba-password   Ask for the database administrator's
                                  password interactively
        skip-create               for 'init': skip creating the database and the
                                  user account, so we don't need administrator
                                  privileges
        root-password-file        for 'init' and 'insert': rather than using the
                                  default password, take the initial root password
                                  from this file

INTERNALS

   get_system_dbh
       Returns DBI database handle connected to system with DBA credentials.

       See also "SystemDSN" in RT::Handle.

   get_rt_dbh [USER, PASSWORD]
       Returns DBI database handle connected to RT database, you may specify credentials(USER and
       PASSWORD) to connect with. By default connects with credentials from RT config.