[postgis-users] ESRI Shape to Postgres

Mark Cave-Ayland mark.cave-ayland at siriusit.co.uk
Wed Feb 24 03:00:07 PST 2010

Khurram Niaz Sheikh wrote:

> Hi,
> I created the database using admin console, I mean rigtclick and create a new database, do I have to create the database using command line, plz advise?
> Regards,
> Khuram

Hi Khuram,

You need to load the postgis.sql and spatial_ref_sys.sql files into your 
database in order to spatially enable it, as per 



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