Docker and sudden death for PostgreSQL
© Laurenz Albe 2023 This is a short war story from a customer problem. It serves as a warning that there are special considerations when running software in a Docker container. The problem description The customer is running PostgreSQL in Docker containers. They are not using the “official” image, but their own. Sometimes, under conditions […]
Running Postgres in Docker – why and how?
BY Kaarel Moppel – The big question we hear quite often is, “Can and should we run production Postgres workloads in Docker? Does it work?” The answer in short: yes, it will work… if you really want it to… or if it’s all only fun and play, i.e. for throwaway stuff like testing. Containers, commonly […]