2.6.2. SQLite

Hosted SQLite is available in two flavors:

  • Old version — used by default, necessary to ensure the proper level of software compatibility.
  • A more recent version — installed separately, used in situations where functionality is needed that is not available in the old version.

The old version is available by name:


Or along the full path:


A more recent version is only available on the full path:


You can find out the exact version numbers of SQLite using the key –version:

sqlite3 --version


/opt/alt/sqlite/usr/bin/sqlite3 --version