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Updating the Database Diagram

Updating database diagram

If you make updates to the Fides application database, you should update the DB Architecture diagram in the documentation.

  1. Connect DBeaver (opens in a new tab) to our app DB container
    1. DBeaver > Database > New Database Connection > PostgreSQL
      1. Add configuration details Connect app database
      2. Right-click on postgres connection > Create > Other
      3. Select ER Diagram, Click Next
      4. Drill down to Postgres > app > Schemas > public and click the checkbox.
      5. Add a name to your ER Diagram
      6. Click Finish
  2. Drag and drop tables so they are less messy.
  3. File > Save As (app_database.png)
  4. Replace img/app_database.png with the new file