[Mapserver-users] PostGIS and mapserver
gayathri at ou.edu
Fri Dec 20 13:23:19 EST 2002
I have been tring to solve this problem and have not been to identify the
Here's is what I have,
My Postgres Database server is in my local domain and has postgresql
installed in the /usr/share/pgsql/data ( A directory) I had created...
instead of the /var/lib/pgsql/data
All the configuration files live here (pg_hba.conf, postgresql.conf...)
I have enable tcpip_sockets -true and set pg_hba.conf to allow my clients
elsewhere (not in my domain) to access the DB server....
I am able to connect to my linux server through ODBC...do data
but, mapserver .map file will not be successful in seeing the Postgres
The postgis connection is given as,
CONNECTION "user=geopostgres password=***** dbname=ACCO_Data host=myserver
It returns an error message,
"msPOSTGISLayerOpen(): Query error. Error parsing POSTGIS connection
Any explanation to this behavior...Appreciate any help.
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