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PostgreSQL: could not translate host name: <address> to address: Temporary failure in name resolution
I am trying to migrate postgre db from DO VM into DO’s PostgreSQL managed database.
pg_dump for specific database, and use
pg_restore to load the data.
All went well, except until I turn off the old VM, querying the data from new managed database lead to
could not translate host name: <address> to address: Temporary failure in name resolution
Whereas if querying from the VM that I’ve turned off, lead to expected result,
could not connect to server: Connection timed out
Confusingly, if I turn back on the VM, the managed database works without any issue.
I’m using command below to dump database,
pg_dump -h <> -U <> -p <> -Fc <> > <>.bak
And to restore,
psql -d <connection-string> -f <>.bak
Is it a firewall issue, or have I misunderstood something about DO’s managed database?
I read https://www.digitalocean.com/docs/databases/postgresql/resources/troubleshoot-connections/#could-not-translate-hostname-to-address, the hostname is no issue since I can pull data if the VM is on.
I’m using PostgreSQL 10.12 on VM, 11 on Managed, and Ubuntu 16.04
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