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How to Install PostgreSQL on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

To install PostgreSQL on your Ubuntu 14.04 LTS server, just follow these steps:

  1. First, log in to your Ubuntu server as the root user using your favorite SSH client.
  2. Next, you’ll want to make sure your operating system is up-to-date. Use the following command to install all the latest packages:

    sudo apt-get update

  3. Now that your system is up-to-date, you can install PostgreSQL using the command:

    apt-get -y install postgresql postgresql-contrib

  4. The installation process may take a few minutes.
  5. Once PostgreSQL has finished installing successfully, restart the service with the following command:

    service postgresql restart

And there you have it!


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