PostgreSQL versions shipped with Omnibus GitLab

Note: This table lists only GitLab versions where a significant change happened in the package regarding PostgreSQL versions, not all.

Read more about update policies and warnings in the PostgreSQL upgrade docs.

GitLab version PostgreSQL versions Default version for fresh installs Default version for upgrades Notes
13.4 11.9, 12.4 11.9 11.9 Package upgrades aborted if users not running PostgreSQL 11 already
13.3 11.7, 12.3 11.7 11.7 Package upgrades aborted if users not running PostgreSQL 11 already
13.0 11.7 11.7 11.7 Package upgrades aborted if users not running PostgreSQL 11 already
12.10 9.6.17, 10.12, and 11.7 11.7 11.7 Package upgrades automatically performed PostgreSQL upgrade for nodes that are not part of a Geo or repmgr cluster.
12.8 9.6.17, 10.12, and 11.7 10.12 10.12 Users can manually upgrade to 11.7 following the upgrade docs.
12.0 9.6.11 and 10.7 10.7 10.7 Package upgrades automatically performed PostgreSQL upgrade.
11.11 9.6.11 and 10.7 9.6.11 9.6.11 Users can manually upgrade to 10.7 following the upgrade docs.
10.0 9.6.3 9.6.3 9.6.3 Package upgrades aborted if users still on 9.2.
9.0 9.2.18 and 9.6.1 9.6.1 9.6.1 Package upgrades automatically performed PostgreSQL upgrade.
8.14 9.2.18 and 9.6.1 9.2.18 9.2.18 Users can manually upgrade to 9.6 following the upgrade docs.