RHEV database dump not working after 3.3 => 3.4 upgrade, engine fails to generate pg_dump with "Ident authentication failed for user engine"

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  • After upgrading RHEV Manager from 3.3 to 3.4 pg_dump doesn't generate a db dump. The error message is the following:
pg_dump: [archiver (db)] connection to database "engine" failed: FATAL:  Ident authentication failed for user "engine"


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) 3.4

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