[postgis-users] Multi-ring polygons not imported properly.

Michael Fuhr mike at fuhr.org
Mon Sep 18 19:38:19 PDT 2006

On Mon, Sep 18, 2006 at 10:42:35AM -0400, Kjel Anderson wrote:
> I am having an interesting problem. I am importing a shapefile of u.s. 
> counties. When I import the shapefile, the first row that has a multi-ring 
> polygon, only imports the first ring. Subsequent rows with multiple rings 
> come through fine. I am using the shp2pgsql tool. Anyone have any ideas about 
> what I might try on this?

How do you know that the geometry that was imported with a single
ring really has multiple rings?  Is the shapefile publicly available
or can you make it available for testing?  If so then please post
a link and indicate which row you're having trouble with.

Michael Fuhr

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