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QuickPiggy - launch a PostgreSQL server, without the hassle.

Project Description

by Wicher Minnaard <wicher@gavagai.eu> <http://smorgasbord.gavagai.nl>

Rationale: http://smorgasbord.gavagai.nl/2011/02/postgresql-quickie-server/

This is public domain software.

Prerequisites:

  • postgresql-server (tested with v9.0), providing ‘postgres’, ‘initdb’, ‘createdb’
  • postgresql libraries and clients (tested with v9.0), providing ‘psql’

Test your prerequisites by running ‘quickpiggy.py’ as a program.

A makeshift PostgresSQL instance can be obtained quite easily:

pig = quickpiggy.Piggy(volatile=True, create_db=’somedb’)

conn = psycopg2.connect(pig.dsnstring())

Most other use cases can be accommodated for by passing more parameters.

This version works with Python 2.7 and 3.1+.

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