[postgis-devel] [postgis-users] ERROR: geometry contains non-closed rings

Paul Ramsey pramsey at opengeo.org
Thu Aug 18 09:34:44 PDT 2011

I think you're going to have to write a little routine to close your
rings... it looks like the WKB emitter is hard-coded to error out when
asked to serialize broken things (hm???? I thought this was changed,
the neverending story...)

You can patch it your self by changing this line




On Thu, Aug 18, 2011 at 9:19 AM, Mr. Puneet Kishor <punk.kish at gmail.com> wrote:
> I loaded a bunch of data (that came from ArcMap) into PostGIS (1.5.3) via shp2pgsql and am trying to draw it with MapServer 6.0.1. I get
>> msDrawMap(): Image handling error. Failed to draw layer named 'foo'.
>> msPostGISLayerWhichShapes(): Query error. Error (ERROR: geometry contains non-closed rings )
> Many thanks in advance for your suggestions.
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