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Created on: 2020-09-22 11:37:46

If you want to manually start and stop PostgreSQL (installed via Homebrew), the easiest way is:

brew services start postgresql


brew services stop postgresql

If you have a specific version, make sure to suffix the version. For example:

brew services start [email protected]
Final update: I had forgotten to run the initdb command. By running this command ps auxwww | grep postgres I see that postgres is not running > ps auxwww | grep postgres remcat 1789 ...