Install PostgreSQL 11 on Mac OS X via brew

Install PostgreSQL 11 on Mac OS X via brew

install postgresql 10 on Mac OS X

PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system. It has more than 15 years of active development and a proven architecture that has earned it a strong reputation for reliability, data integrity, and correctness. It runs on all major operating systems, including Linux, UNIX (AIX, BSD, HP-UX, SGI IRIX, Mac OS X, Solaris, Tru64), and Windows. It is fully ACID compliant, has full support for foreign keys, joins, views, triggers, and stored procedures (in multiple languages). It includes most SQL:2008 data types, including INTEGER, NUMERIC, BOOLEAN, CHAR, VARCHAR, DATE, INTERVAL, and TIMESTAMP. It also supports storage of binary large objects, including pictures, sounds, or video. It has native programming interfaces for C/C++, Java, .Net, Perl, Python, Ruby, Tcl, ODBC, among others, and exceptional documentation.

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Brew Tap

Firstly we need to tap brew for postgresql version 11.

brew tap petere/postgresql

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Install Postgresql 11 on mac

Now you can search for available postgresql packages using the following command

brew search postgresql

It will list all the available postgresql packages.

Now you can use the following command to install the postgresql 11 on Mac OS X.

brew install petere/postgresql/postgresql@11

Now postgresql database is setup and you can login and create new users and password.

If you got some issues installing postgresql on mac please feel free to comment below.

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