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SQL Learning Path - Creating and Dropping Databases Discussion

Initially, I got a connection error, to the effect, 'database 'my_user_name' does not exist.

After running createdb and then psql, everything works and I was able to connect using 'TablePlus' : )


Type "psql -l" to your command to check existing databases (without quotes "")


This a good one that I run every so often to check for any old databases laying around that I can get rid of, so good call on mentioning it!


Hi mate, should probably mention somewhere to createdb. I spent a good 20 minutes trying to figure out why tablePlus couldn't connect with the new database.

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