Andres Jaimes

How to install postgres on FreeBSD

PostgreSQL, also known as Postgres, is a popular open-source relational database management system (RDBMS) that is widely used by developers and organizations around the world. FreeBSD, a free and open-source operating system, is well-known for its reliability, performance, and security features. In this blog post, we will guide you through the process of installing PostgreSQL in FreeBSD. Whether you’re a developer or a system administrator, this step-by-step tutorial will help you get started with it.

From MySQL to Postgres - Useful commands

This article shows a list of basic commands on MySQL and their corresponding versions for PostgreSQL. Connecting to a database MySQL $ mysql -u root -p Postgres $ psql -h <host> -U <username> <database-name> Try the following if you don’t know the name of the available databases: psql -h <host> -U <username> -l Some installations add your current user to the list of allowed users to the database. In that case you can connect without specifying a username.