pq alternatives and similar packages
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pq - A pure Go postgres driver for Go's database/sql package
go get github.com/lib/pq
- Handles bad connections for
- Scan binary blobs correctly (i.e.
- Package for
- COPY FROM support
- pq.ParseURL for converting urls to connection strings for sql.Open.
- Many libpq compatible environment variables
- Unix socket support
- pgpass support
- GSS (Kerberos) auth
go test is used for testing. See [TESTS.md](TESTS.md) for more details.
This package is effectively in maintenance mode and is not actively developed. Small patches and features are only rarely reviewed and merged. We recommend using pgx which is actively maintained.