[postgis-users] PostGIS functionality on non DB types
punkish at eidesis.org
Tue Sep 5 06:13:02 PDT 2006
You could use GEOS or JTS directly.
On 9/5/06, Kralidis,Tom [Burlington] <Tom.Kralidis at ec.gc.ca> wrote:
> I have a situation where PostGIS-like functionality is required (i.e.
> buffering shorelines). The issue is that the data are not PostGIS
> enabled (why PostGIS is not used here is another story).
> Is there any way the PostGIS engine can be used on a non-PostGIS type
> (say shapefile) with a scripting language (say Perl, PHP)?
Puneet Kishor http://punkish.eidesis.org/
Nelson Inst. for Env. Studies, UW-Madison http://www.ies.wisc.edu/
Open Source Geospatial Foundation https://edu.osgeo.org/
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