[postgis-users] Changing default SRID
strk at keybit.net
Tue Mar 30 02:28:53 PST 2004
On Tue, Mar 30, 2004 at 11:46:54AM +0200, Markus Schaber wrote:
> When geometryfromtext() is called without a SRID, or PostGIS does an
> autoconvert, it uses an SRID of -1. Is this value configurable?
> (I understand that this value has to be at least a database wide default
> because at the time of conversion, the Server does not know in which
> table the values are to be inserted.)
There is currently no #define for it.
You'll have to change it manually everywhere you need.
As an alternative you can use triggers to set a SRID, this would
be table-level (and could also be row-level).
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