Start and stop postgresql services on mac

Start and stop postgresql services

In this tutorial I will show you how to start and stop postgresql services on mac.

I have installed postgresql using brew so I will use brew to start and stop services of postgres.

You might also like: How to install postgresql on mac

Start postgresql services

I will use brew to start the services of postgresql on mac. Just execute the following command to start the service.

# brew services start postgres
==> Successfully started `postgresql` (label: homebrew.mxcl.postgresql)

So now our postgresql service has been started.

Stop postgresql services

Again I will use brew to stop the services of postgresql.

# brew services stop postgres
Stopping `postgresql`... (might take a while)
==> Successfully stopped `postgresql` (label: homebrew.mxcl.postgresql)

If you got some issue started and stopping services of postgresql please feel free to comment below.

Read Also: How to install postgresql 9.6 on centos 7
Read Also: How to  backup postgresql database


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


The reCAPTCHA verification period has expired. Please reload the page.

48-Hour Flash Sale! Courses from just $10.99