[GRASS-user] Joining vectors by location

Moritz Lennert mlennert at club.worldonline.be
Thu Nov 24 08:02:31 EST 2011

On 24/11/11 09:47, Daniel Lee wrote:
> I'm currently
> trying to upload the data into my PostGIS DB to do the next step, but
> I'm having some trouble there - I get the following error when using
> v.out.ogr:
> ERROR 1: ERROR: permission denied for relation geography_columns
> ERROR 1: PostgreSQL driver doesn't currently support database creation.
> Please create database with the `createdb' command.
> Which is strange, because I'm the owner of the database and it exists
> already. I've already checked to make sure I'm the owner of the tables too.
> Not too experienced with PostGIS, it's probably a newbie error...
> Anyway, that's where I'm at at the moment :)

IIRC, geography_columns is a view, not sure why you would even want to 
access that...

I don't have time right now to try to find out where the error message 
comes from. Can you give us the exact v.in.ogr command you use ?


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