Aspire.Hosting.PostgreSQL 8.1.0

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dotnet add package Aspire.Hosting.PostgreSQL --version 8.1.0                
NuGet\Install-Package Aspire.Hosting.PostgreSQL -Version 8.1.0                
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="Aspire.Hosting.PostgreSQL" Version="8.1.0" />                
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Aspire.Hosting.PostgreSQL --version 8.1.0                
#r "nuget: Aspire.Hosting.PostgreSQL, 8.1.0"                
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install Aspire.Hosting.PostgreSQL as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Aspire.Hosting.PostgreSQL&version=8.1.0

// Install Aspire.Hosting.PostgreSQL as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Aspire.Hosting.PostgreSQL&version=8.1.0                

Aspire.Hosting.PostgreSQL library

Provides extension methods and resource definitions for a .NET Aspire AppHost to configure a PostgreSQL resource.

Getting started

Install the package

In your AppHost project, install the .NET Aspire PostgreSQL Hosting library with NuGet:

dotnet add package Aspire.Hosting.PostgreSQL

Usage example

Then, in the Program.cs file of AppHost, add a PostgreSQL resource and consume the connection using the following methods:

var db = builder.AddPostgres("pgsql").AddDatabase("mydb");

var myService = builder.AddProject<Projects.MyService>()

Additional documentation

Feedback & contributing

*Postgres, PostgreSQL and the Slonik Logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of the PostgreSQL Community Association of Canada, and used with their permission.

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET net8.0 is compatible.  net8.0-android was computed.  net8.0-browser was computed.  net8.0-ios was computed.  net8.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net8.0-macos was computed.  net8.0-tvos was computed.  net8.0-windows was computed. 
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NuGet packages (5)

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Azure PostgreSql Flexible Server resource types for .NET Aspire.


Aspire Healthchecks for PostgreSQL


TraceLens integration for .NET Aspire


Useful Aspire ResourceBuilder Extensions and Helpers.


A NuGet version of David Fowler's WaitForDependencies code for WithHealthCheck() on databases in Aspire.AppHost

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Version Downloads Last updated
8.1.0 105 7/23/2024
8.0.2 7,529 6/28/2024
8.0.1 23,810 5/21/2024
8.0.0 4,821 5/21/2024
8.0.0-preview.7.24251.11 7,018 5/7/2024
8.0.0-preview.6.24214.1 6,787 4/23/2024
8.0.0-preview.5.24201.12 7,170 4/9/2024