PostGIS adds support for geographic objects to the PostgreSQL object-relational database. It "spatially enables" the PostgreSQL server so it can be used as a backend spatial database for geographic information systems (GIS).
DocumentationUser reference manual available in HTML format from http://postgis.net/docs/
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released on 7 July 2015
Extension or PluginThis package can be used as an extension, plugin, or add-on to:
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Sandro Santilli||13 November 2015|
|GPLv2||Kelly Hopkins||24 February 2009|
Leaders and contributors
|See the CREDITS file in the distribution for a complete list||Contributor|
Resources and communication
|Support||Mailing List Info/Archive||https://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/postgis-users|
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||https://svn.osgeo.org/postgis/|
|Developer||Mailing List Info/Archive||https://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/postgis-devel|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 13 November 2015.
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