Ansible Tower upgrade fails with `django.db.utils.OperationalError: fe_sendauth: no password supplied`

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When upgrading Ansible Tower, the script fails at the TASK [awx_install : Migrate the Tower database schema (may take awhile when upgrading).] task with the following message:

"django.db.utils.OperationalError: fe_sendauth: no password supplied"


  • Red Hat Ansible Tower

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