PostgreSQL Upgrades Are Hard

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  • postgres-upgrader

    Update PostgreSQL data directories

    Maybe this is useful to some of you :)


  • cockroach

    CockroachDB - the open source, cloud-native distributed SQL database.

    I don't know about how postgres compares to others, but if you're looking for an easy-to-manage relational DB, there are a handful of new cloud-native databases that have come out in the last few years. The ones I know of are Planetscale and Cockroach DB.

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  • kubegres

    Kubegres is a Kubernetes operator allowing to deploy one or many clusters of PostgreSql instances and manage databases replication, failover and backup. has worked well for me. You can use custom images, provided they follow the conventions of the official postgres image. I haven't tried a major-version upgrade yet - my impression is that it will probably be a bit painful and involve some downtime and manual ops.

    Some of the more advanced operators might better handle the upgrade problem? But in general, I've been happy with Kubegres for a ~10GB database with low traffic.

  • PostgreSQL

    Mirror of the official PostgreSQL GIT repository. Note that this is just a *mirror* - we don't work with pull requests on github. To contribute, please see

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