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Adds support for geographic objects to PostgreSQL

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).



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Sandro Santilli

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13 November 2015



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Kelly Hopkins

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24 February 2009

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Sandro Santilli Maintainer

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