What is utility program?

  • (noun): (computer science) a program designed for general support of the processes of a computer.
    Synonyms: utility, service program

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PostgreSQL - Features - Contrib Modules
... of the database and provide various utility functions ... Extension 7.4 oid2name A utility program that helps administrators to examine the file structure used by PostgreSQL ... It can also be used as a standalone program to clean WAL file archives ...

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