You can buy Redhat 4.2 Linux CDROM, Debian Linux CDROM or Slackware
Linux CDROM which already contains the postgresql in rpm
package (both source code and binaries) from :
In near future PostgreSQL organisation will be selling 'PostgreSQL CDROM' which
will contain the complete source code and binaries for all the Unix operating
Binaries only distribution of PostgreSQL:
- You can run PostgreSQL without compiling the source. Get binaries for Intel-Linux from
http://www.redhat.com/pub/contrib/i386/ file is postgresql-6.2-3.i386.rpm. This is in the redhat package 'rpm' format and it contains both source and binaries for PostgreSQL.
- Binaries site for Solaris, HPUX, AIX, IRIX, Linux :
ftp://ftp.postgresql.org/pub/bindist If you compile on any platform please upload to site, so that it will be useful for others.
- ftp site : Get binaries for Intel-Linux from
ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/contrib/i386/ file is postgresql-6.2-3.i386.rpm. This is in the redhat package 'rpm' format and it contains both source and binaries for PostgreSQL.
WWW Web sites:
The ftp sites are listed below :-
PostgreSQL source code is also available at all the mirror sites of sunsite unc (total of about 1000 sites around the globe). It is inside the Red Hat Linux distribution in /pub/contrib/i386/postgresql.rpm file.