pg_dump

A core utility for backing up a single PostgreSQL database

pg_dump is a core utility for backing up a single PostgreSQL database as an SQL script, TAR archive or custom archive file.

pg_dump has been part of PostgreSQL since it was first released.

Change history

Work-in-progress

  • PostgreSQL documentation: pg_dump

Categories

Backup, Core utility, Data import/export

See also

pg_dumpall, pg_restore, test_pg_dump