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Install pg_tde on Debian or Ubuntu

In version Aplha1, pg_tde packages are available in the testing repository for Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL 16.2. Check the list of supported platforms.

This tutorial shows how to install pg_tde with Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL.


You need the percona-release repository management tool that enables the desired Percona repository for you.

  1. You need the following dependencies to install percona-release:

    • wget
    • gnupg2
    • curl
    • lsb-release

    Install them with the following command:

    sudo apt-get install -y wget gnupg2 curl lsb-release
  2. Fetch the percona-release package

sudo wget
  1. Install percona-release

    sudo dpkg -i percona-release_latest.generic_all.deb
  2. Enable the Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL repository

    sudo percona-release enable-only ppg-16.2 testing
  3. Update the local cache

    sudo apt-get update

Install Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL

To install Percona Distribution for PostgreSQL 16 and the required packages, run the following command:

sudo apt-get install -y percona-postgresql-16 percona-postgresql-contrib percona-postgresql-server-dev-all

Install pg_tde packages

To install pg_tde packages, run the following command:

sudo apt-get install percona-postgresql-16-pg-tde

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