I have installed and tested a local postgres 9.2 installation on my webfaction home directory. I can connect to the database using
Why can I not connect to the database remotely?
asked Sep 13 '12 at 03:55
That's because our firewalls are filtering any incoming connection other than the ports for http,https,and the standard ports for mysql and postgresql.
For any other port, like the one your custom postgresql cluster uses, you need to open a support ticket and we will open the port for you.
answered Sep 13 '12 at 06:53