Postgres Pro 9.6.6.1 Documentation

The PostgreSQL Global Development Group

Postgres Professional


Table of Contents

Preface
1. What is Postgres Pro?
2. Difference between Postgres Pro and PostgreSQL
3. A Brief History of PostgreSQL
4. Conventions
5. Further Information
6. Bug Reporting Guidelines
I. Tutorial
1. Getting Started
2. The SQL Language
3. Advanced Features
II. The SQL Language
4. SQL Syntax
5. Data Definition
6. Data Manipulation
7. Queries
8. Data Types
9. Functions and Operators
10. Type Conversion
11. Indexes
12. Full Text Search
13. Concurrency Control
14. Performance Tips
15. Parallel Query
III. Server Administration
16. Binary Installation
17. Installation from Source Code
18. Installation from Source Code on Windows
19. Server Setup and Operation
20. Server Configuration
21. Client Authentication
22. Database Roles
23. Managing Databases
24. Localization
25. Routine Database Maintenance Tasks
26. Backup and Restore
27. High Availability, Load Balancing, and Replication
28. Recovery Configuration
29. Monitoring Database Activity
30. Monitoring Disk Usage
31. Reliability and the Write-Ahead Log
32. Regression Tests
IV. Client Interfaces
33. libpq - C Library
34. Large Objects
35. ECPG - Embedded SQL in C
36. The Information Schema
V. Server Programming
37. Extending SQL
38. Triggers
39. Event Triggers
40. The Rule System
41. Procedural Languages
42. PL/pgSQL - SQL Procedural Language
43. PL/Tcl - Tcl Procedural Language
44. PL/Perl - Perl Procedural Language
45. PL/Python - Python Procedural Language
46. Server Programming Interface
47. Background Worker Processes
48. Logical Decoding
49. Replication Progress Tracking
VI. Reference
I. SQL Commands
II. Postgres Pro Client Applications
III. Postgres Pro Server Applications
VII. Internals
50. Overview of Postgres Pro Internals
51. System Catalogs
52. Frontend/Backend Protocol
53. Postgres Pro Coding Conventions
54. Native Language Support
55. Writing A Procedural Language Handler
56. Writing A Foreign Data Wrapper
57. Writing A Table Sampling Method
58. Writing A Custom Scan Provider
59. Genetic Query Optimizer
60. Index Access Method Interface Definition
61. Generic WAL Records
62. GiST Indexes
63. SP-GiST Indexes
64. GIN Indexes
65. BRIN Indexes
66. Database Physical Storage
67. BKI Backend Interface
68. How the Planner Uses Statistics
VIII. Appendixes
A. Postgres Pro Error Codes
B. Date/Time Support
C. SQL Key Words
D. SQL Conformance
E. Release Notes
F. Additional Supplied Modules
G. Additional Supplied Programs
H. External Projects
I. Configuring Postgres Pro for 1C Solutions
J. The Source Code Repository
K. Documentation
L. Demo Database Airlines
M. Acronyms
Bibliography
Index