Schedule - FOSDEM PGDay 2023

Don't Do This

Date: 2023-02-05
Time: 16:00–16:50
Room: PostgreSQL Devroom
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Based on the legendary "Don't Do This" PostgreSQL wiki page, this talk will explore some of the common pitfalls and misconceptions that Postgres users can face - and show possible ways to undo them or workarounds.

Some topics:

  • Correct types for data storage
  • (Sub-)Partitioning
  • Bad SQL habits
  • Table inheritance
  • Security issues
  • Connections


The following slides have been made available for this session:


Jimmy Angelakos