The gargoyle-postgresql package

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This package provides tools for managing PostgreSQL servers that live in local folders and communicate via a Unix domain socket. It uses the gargoyle package in order to automatically initialize, spin up, and spin down such servers according to client demand.

The gargoyle-psql executable is such a client which will try to connect to a PostgreSQL server at a given location:

gargoyle-psql db
psql (9.5.6)
Type "help" for help.

postgres=#

Note that gargoyle-psql assumes that PostgreSQL executables such as psql are available on the PATH. A custom Gargoyle is required to use non-standard PostgreSQL installations.

The following is an example of using this package to run postgresql-simple actions using a local DB:

import Database.PostgreSQL.Simple
import Gargoyle
import Gargoyle.PostgreSQL

withDb :: String -> (Connection -> IO a) -> IO a
withDb dbPath a = withGargoyle defaultPostgres dbPath $ \dbUri -> a =<< connectPostgreSQL dbUri

Properties

Versions 0.1
Dependencies base (>=4.9 && <4.11), bytestring (==0.10.*), directory (==1.3.*), gargoyle (==0.1.*), gargoyle-postgresql, process (==1.4.*), stringsearch (==0.3.*), text (==1.2.*), unix (==2.7.*) [details]
License BSD3
Copyright Copyright (C) 2017 Obsidian Systems LLC
Author Obsidian Systems LLC
Maintainer maintainer@obsidian.systems
Category PostgreSQL
Uploaded Thu Oct 12 22:01:31 UTC 2017 by RyanTrinkle
Distributions NixOS:0.1
Executables gargoyle-postgres-monitor, gargoyle-psql
Downloads 52 total (12 in the last 30 days)
Rating 2.0 (votes: 1) [estimated by rule of succession]
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