Chapter 9. Database Management

This chapter covers several topics associated with managing a PostgreSQL database system, including starting and stopping the PostgreSQL backend, initializing the filesystem, and the creation, removal, and maintenance of individual databases. There is also a section devoted to the topic of backing up and restoring data from a database.

Get Practical PostgreSQL now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from nearly 200 publishers.