PostGIS

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PostGIS

http://postgis.net/
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).

Documentation

User reference manual available in HTML format from http://postgis.net/docs/

"IRC [irc:chat.freenode.net/postgis irc:chat.freenode.net/postgis] " IRC general channel
[irc:chat.freenode.net/postgis irc:chat.freenode.net/postgis]

Related Projects

Extension or Plugin

This package can be used as an extension, plugin, or add-on to:




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2Kelly Hopkins24 February 2009
License:GPLv2orlaterSandro Santilli13 November 2015



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
See the CREDITS file in the distribution for a complete list Contributor
Sandro Santilli Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperMailing List Info/Archivehttps://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/postgis-devel
SupportMailing List Info/Archivehttps://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/postgis-users
DeveloperBug Trackinghttps://trac.osgeo.org/postgis/
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttps://svn.osgeo.org/postgis/


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 13 November 2015.



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