dbnet, apache-spark, database, jdbc, oracle, postgresql, spark, web-gui
pip install dbnet==0.2.5



DbNet is a Python/VueJS database client to access Oracle, Spark (Hive), Postgres, etc. It is still a work in progess, but should work fine for daily use. MS SQL Server is supported, although with some bugs here and there due to JDBC/JTDS bridge.

Only Chrome and Firefox are supported at the moment.

Running with Docker

docker run --rm -it -p 5566:5566 -v $HOME/dbnet:/root/dbnet flarco/dbnet --serve

Running with python

pip install dbnet

Command dbnet should now be available in the PATH.

dbnet --help

usage: dbnet [-h] [--serve] [--init_db] [--reset_db] [--force] [--port PORT]

DbNet Application

optional arguments:
  -h, --help   show this help message and exit
  --serve      Start the DbNet server
  --init_db    Initiatlize the backend SQLite database
  --reset_db   Reset the backend SQLite database
  --force      Kill any running instance.
  --port PORT  The web application port

dbnet --serve

2019-02-27 10:08:11 -- DB Tables OK.
2019-02-27 10:08:11 -- Main Loop PID is 39685
2019-02-27 10:08:11 -- Monitor Loop PID is 39691
2019-02-27 10:08:11 -- Web Server PID is 39692
2019-02-27 10:08:11 -- URL -> http://macbook:5566/?token=CqPahSJIeg1Nl4Kj
(39692) wsgi starting up on

Setting up Dababase Profile

Your database profile / credentials needs to be set up at ~/profile.yaml or env var PROFILE_YAML. Run command xutil-create-profile to create from template.

Example Entry

  name: PG_XENIAL
  host: xenial-server
  database: db1
  port: 5432
  user: user
  password: password
  type: postgresql
  jdbc_url: "jdbc:postgresql://xenial-server:5432/db1?&ssl=false"

Environment variables

  • DBNET_WEBAPP_PORT = Web application port (default is 5566)
  • DBNET_WEBAPP_HOST = Web application host (default is
  • DBNET_PASSWD = password to access application (default is random string)
  • DBNET_WORKER_PREFIX = database worker name prefix (default is dbnet)
  • DBNET_FOLDER = local storage / queries folder (default ~/dbnet)
  • DBNET_MAX_WORKER_PER_DB = the maximum number of workers per database (default is 3)
  • DBNET_APPRISE_URL = the apprise URL to send notifications to.
  • DBNET_DB_URL = the database URL to connect to (only one DB).


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Screenshot schema


Install Vue & Dependencies

npm install -g @vue/cli @vue/cli-service @vue/cli-plugin-babel @vue/cli-plugin-eslint
git clone https://github.com/flarco/dbnet.git
cd dbnet/frontend
npm install


git clone https://github.com/flarco/dbnet.git
cd dbnet
bash build.sh


git clone https://github.com/flarco/dbnet.git
cd dbnet
m2r --overwrite README.md
python setup.py sdist && twine upload --skip-existing dist/*