CREATE EXTENSION hostname; SELECT hostname(); hostname -------------------- myhost.example.com
This library contains a single PostgreSQL function,
returns the PostgreSQL server host name. The function uses
to get the host name. If it fails,
NULL will be returned. If you need it
not to return
SELECT COALESCE(NULL, '[unknown]'); coalesce ----------- [unknown]
Copyright and License
Copyright (c) 2013 David E. Wheeler.
This module is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the PostgreSQL License.
Permission to use, copy, modify, and distribute this software and its documentation for any purpose, without fee, and without a written agreement is hereby granted, provided that the above copyright notice and this paragraph and the following two paragraphs appear in all copies.
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