pgsql-simple: A mid-level PostgreSQL client library.

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Deprecated. in favor of postgresql-simple
Versions 0.1.1, 0.1.2
Dependencies attoparsec (>=, base (<5), base16‑bytestring, binary (>=0.4.1 && <0.6), blaze‑builder, blaze‑textual, bytestring (>=0.9), containers (>=0.5), MonadCatchIO‑transformers, mtl (>=2.0), network (>=2.2), old‑locale, pcre‑light, text (>=, time, utf8‑string [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright 2011 Chris Done, 2011 MailRank, Inc.
Author Chris Done <>, Bryan O'Sullivan <>
Maintainer Chris Done <>
Category Database
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Uploaded by ChrisDone at Tue Mar 5 20:01:58 UTC 2013
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A mid-level client library for the PostgreSQL database, intended to be fast and easy to use.

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Work in progress

I am currently porting the MySQL parts to PostgreSQL, hoping to maintain the rest of the API verbatim.

pgsql-simple: mid-level bindings to PostgreSQL servers

This library is a mid-level Haskell binding to PostgreSQL servers. It is aimed at speed and ease of use.


This library is BSD-licensed.


This library is written and maintained by Chris Done,

This library is also directly forked from mysql-simple, written and maintained by Bryan O'Sullivan,, with the MySQL parts changed to PostgreSQL, in order to have a consistent API.