Upgrading Red Hat Satellite 6 fails with katello-service start --only postgresql failed!

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  • foreman-maintain upgrade fails on Red Hat Satellite server with the below error:
katello-service start --only postgresql failed! Check the output for error!
Upgrade step start_postgresql failed. Check logs for more information.


  • Red Hat Satellite 6.3.
  • Red Hat Satellite 6.4.

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