pgAdmin 1.4 online documentation


Introduced in pgAdmin III v1.4, pgAgent is a job scheduling agent for PostgreSQL, capable of running multi-step batch/shell and SQL tasks on complex schedules.

  • Installation - pgAgent may be installed on one or more servers.

  • Creating jobs - jobs may be easily created using pgAdmin III.

  • Creating schedules - each job may have one or more schedules.

  • Creating Steps - each job consists of one or more steps, each of which may be an SQL or batch/shell script.