Why is there no suitable driver found for jdbc:postgres?


I see the error java.sql.SQLException: No suitable driver found for jdbc:postgres://....


This means you have parsed the DATABASE_URL wrong. You need to change postgres to postgresql in the connection string (JDBC does not support the "postgres" shorthand), or use the JDBC_DATABASE_URL config variable instead.

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