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authorMichael Stahl <>2021-01-20 11:29:36 +0100
committerMichael Stahl <>2021-01-20 11:32:34 +0100
commitcc67a25886594e9009fa49418e106ea4ec40dd18 (patch)
parent234833f7823a1424b62c93e145f0cfe2c6b6efd5 (diff)
connectivity: document how to test postgresql manually
Change-Id: I16f091b35a8246cb43842a6b864ba6061013ea7a Reviewed-on: Tested-by: Michael Stahl <> Reviewed-by: Michael Stahl <>
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@@ -2,6 +2,26 @@ Contains database pieces, drivers, etc.
[[dbaccess]] builds UI on top of this.
+=== PostgreSQL ===
+For testing, use:
+podman pull postgres:latest
+podman run --name=postgres -e POSTGRES_PASSWORD=foobarbaz -p postgres:latest
+In Base, Connect to an existing database, select PostgreSQL:
+URL: host= port=5432 dbname=postgres
+User: postgres
+Password: foobarbaz
+podman stop postgres
+podman rm postgres
+In order to test SCRAM authentication, create the container like this:
+podman run --name=postgres -e POSTGRES_PASSWORD=foobarbaz -e POSTGRES_INITDB_ARGS=--auth-host=scram-sha-256 -e POSTGRES_HOST_AUTH_METHOD=scram-sha-256 -p postgres:latest
=== mysql_test ===
- The CppunitTest_mysql_test unit test can be used to test the mysqlc