Basic Postgresql Commands

Command

Result

\d

 

\dt

List all tables

\di

List all indexes

\ds

List all sequences

\dv

List all views

\dS

List all PostgreSQL-defined tables

\d table-name

Show table definition

\d index-name

Show index definition

\d view-name

Show view definition

\d sequence-name

Show sequence definition

\dp

List all privileges

\dl

List all large objects

\da

List all aggregates

\df

List all functions

\df function-name

List all functions with given name

\do

List all operators

\do operator-name

List all operators with given name

\dT

List all types

\l

List all databases in this cluster