Advent of Code 2022: Days 1-5 With PostgreSQL

Advent of Code is a yearly coding challenge created by Eric Watsl (@ericwastl) that runs from December 1-25. I’ve seen it referenced over the last 6-7 years in various technical circles, but never registered and tried to follow along. This year, I started to see Vik Fearing and Feike Steenbergen tweet about it, specifically solving … Read more

Adventures in PostgreSQL Backups

For PGSQL Phriday #002, Andreas Scherbaum asked us to consider PostgreSQL backups, how we do them, any recommendations we have, and whether pg_dump is a backup tool. To be honest, I feel pretty unqualified to talk much about backups in Postgres, partially because it’s been a couple of years since I’ve had to manage the … Read more