pgweb vs Sequel Pro: What are the differences?
pgweb: Web-based PostgreSQL database browser written in Go. This is a web-based browser for PostgreSQL database server. Its written in Go and works on Mac OSX, Linux and Windows machines. Main idea behind using Go for the backend is to utilize language's ability for cross-compile source code for multiple platforms. This project is an attempt to create a very simple and portable application to work with PostgreSQL databases; Sequel Pro: MySQL database management for Mac OS X. Sequel Pro is a fast, easy-to-use Mac database management application for working with MySQL databases.
pgweb and Sequel Pro belong to "Database Tools" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by pgweb are:
- Connect to local or remote server
- Browse tables and table rows
- Get table details: structure, size, indices, row count
On the other hand, Sequel Pro provides the following key features:
- Quickly filter and paginate table content
- Fast, threaded UI
- Document based connections — Save your connection and share it
pgweb and Sequel Pro are both open source tools. It seems that Sequel Pro with 6.73K GitHub stars and 591 forks on GitHub has more adoption than pgweb with 5.94K GitHub stars and 419 GitHub forks.