Postgres Package Manager by BigSQL

Our Postgres Package Manager is a simple and powerful way to install PostgreSQL and it's family of components from the command line into a self contained and relocatable directory. Take a look at our PGC tutorial to learn more.

Install BigSQL PGC

Paste one of the below commands at a terminal/command prompt, from the directory you wish to install bigsql/pgc. A bigsql subdirectory is created with everything you need to run pgc commands.

 

||   At the Linux or OSX Terminal prompt use this command:
 

     python -c "$(curl -fsSL http://s3.amazonaws.com/pgcentral/install.py)"

 

    At the Windows command prompt, opened with Run as administrator, use this command:

     @powershell -NoProfile -ExecutionPolicy unrestricted -Command "iex ((new-object net.webclient).DownloadString('http://s3.amazonaws.com/pgcentral/install.ps1'))"

 

Run BigSQL PGC Commands

To install and run the PostgreSQL version of your choice type:

  cd bigsql
  pgc install pg96
  pgc start pg96
Learn more about our pgc command line utility by running pgc help.   Use the pgc list command to show additional components that can easily be installed.