How stable is Postgresql?

How stable is Postgresql?

Post by Morde » Fri, 25 Oct 2002 09:38:50

How stable is PostgreSql these days?

How stable is Postgresql?

Post by Christopher Brown » Fri, 25 Oct 2002 10:52:38

Quote:> How stable is PostgreSql these days?

Quite.  It is not likely to be /more/ stable than your hardware; it is
likely that the quality of your hardware and power management will be
more of a factor than the ability of PostgreSQL to "stay up."
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How stable is Postgresql?

Post by Ken Sodeman » Fri, 25 Oct 2002 11:51:14

> How stable is PostgreSql these days?

I have been using it for quite some time without any problems.

Ken Sodemann
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How stable is Postgresql?

Post by Greg Copelan » Thu, 07 Nov 2002 02:19:24

> How stable is PostgreSql these days?

PostgreSQL is very stable and reliable.  It is used for some
pretty big databases.  Newer features are coming all the time
and stability remains a top priority.  In fact, stability
and spec conformance often takes first seat even over
speed.  Havind said that, speed is certainly improving with
almost every release.

For advocacy information, please see
Feel from to read the archived mailing lists for any specific
topics you may have.  The mailing lists also have a news gateway so
it's very possible you can go to to
find out more.  IIRC, the advocacy site even has papers by large
and/or well known companies that are using it.  Again, IIRC, more
papers are currently being prepared.

If advocacy isn't your cup of tea, go to
Also, some reaches on google should provide tons of information as
well as lots of MySQL bashing.  ;)




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