Installing PG Failover SlotsSuggest edits
PG Failover Slots is supported on the same platforms as the Postgres distribution you're using. Support for PG Failover Slots starts with Postgres 11. For details, see:
- EDB Postgres Advanced Server Product Compatibility
- PostgreSQL Product Compatibility
- EDB Postgres Extended Server Product Compatibility
Before you begin the installation process:
Install Postgres. See:
Set up the repository.
Setting up the repository is a one-time task. If you've already set up your repository, you don't need to perform this step.
To set up the repository, go to EDB repositories, and follow the instructions provided there.
The syntax for the RPM package install command is:
The syntax for the Debian package install command is:
<package-manager>is the package manager used with your operating system:
Package manager Operating system dnf RHEL 8/9 and derivatives yum RHEL 7 and derivatives, CentOS 7 zypper SLES apt-get Debian and derivatives
<postgres>is the distribution of Postgres you're using:
Postgres distribution Value PostgreSQL pg EDB Postgres Advanced Server as EDB Postgres Extended postgresextended
<postgres_version>is the version of Postgres you're using.
<major_version>is the major version of PG Failover Slots you're installing.
For example, to install PG Failover Slots 1.0.0 for EDB Postgres Advanced Server 15 on a RHEL 8 platform:
To install PG Failover Slots 1.0.0 for EDB Postgres Advanced Server 15 on a Debian 11 platform: