In the Adding the PostgreSQL cartridge to your application recipe, you learned how to access the PostgreSQL database by performing SSH into the application gear. In this recipe, you will learn how to connect with the PostgreSQL database from your local machine.
To complete this recipe, you will need an application with the PostgreSQL cartridge. Please refer to the Adding the PostgreSQL cartridge to your application recipe in this chapter to learn how to install the PostgreSQL cartridge. Also, you will need the
psql command-line client on your machine. You can download the PostgreSQL server from the official website, http://www.postgresql.org/download/.
Perform the ...