pgweb vs SQL Tabs: What are the differences?
Developers describe pgweb as "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. On the other hand, SQL Tabs is detailed as "Rich SQL Console for Postgresql". SQL Tabs is an open source cross platform desktop client for Postgresql.
pgweb and SQL Tabs 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, SQL Tabs provides the following key features:
- Database explorer
- Rich scripts output
- Charts from query result
pgweb and SQL Tabs are both open source tools. pgweb with 5.94K GitHub stars and 419 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than SQL Tabs with 752 GitHub stars and 56 GitHub forks.