This section contains some ideas for troubleshooting common problems experienced with services.

ERROR: tsdb_admin: database <DB_NAME> is not an allowed database name
HINT: Contact your administrator to configure the "tsdb_admin.allowed_databases"

Each Timescale service hosts a single database named tsdb. You see this error when you try to create an additional database in a service. If you need another database, create a new service.


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