Package postgresql-server

The programs needed to create and run a PostgreSQL server

PostgreSQL is an advanced Object-Relational database management system (DBMS).
The postgresql-server package contains the programs needed to create
and run a PostgreSQL server, which will in turn allow you to create
and maintain PostgreSQL databases.

See also: postgresql, postgresql_autodoc, postgresql-contrib, postgresql-server-devel.

General Commands
Command Description
initdb create a new PostgreSQL database cluster
pg_basebackup take a base backup of a PostgreSQL cluster
pg_controldata display control information of a PostgreSQL database cluster
pg_ctl initialize, start, stop, or control a PostgreSQL server
pg_receivewal stream write-ahead logs from a PostgreSQL server
pg_resetwal reset the write-ahead log and other control information of a PostgreSQL database...
pg_rewind synchronize a PostgreSQL data directory with another data directory that was...
pg_verify_checksums verify data checksums in a PostgreSQL database cluster
postgres PostgreSQL database server
postgresql-new-systemd-unit manual page for postgresql-new-systemd-unit 8.4
postgresql-setup manual page for postgresql-setup 8.4
postmaster PostgreSQL database server