[Live-demo] which version of PostGIS on OSGeo-Live? What apps will be effected?

Brian Hamlin maplabs at light42.com
Tue Nov 20 10:29:26 PST 2012

On Nov 20, 2012, at 10:03 AM, Andrea Aime wrote:

> On Tue, Nov 20, 2012 at 10:42 AM, Andrea Aime <andrea.aime at geo- 
> solutions.it> wrote:
> GeoServer tries to support old versions of PostGIS and newer ones,  
> long story short we need to check the version to support both.
> The issue being that PostGIS 1.2 did no have some of the ST_<name>  
> functions, but only had <name>, and PostGIS 2.0 only has
> the ST_ ones
> Just to clarify, recent versions of GeoServer do support PostGIS 2.0.
> The above was just an explaination about how GeoServer supports  
> PostGIS versions between 1.2 and 2.0 by recognizing
> the version of the DB it's hooked against, and issuing the right  
> SQL accordingly

   my understanding of this email is that support for PostGIS 2.0 is  
done in the current released GeoServer

Brian Hamlin
OSGeo California Chapter
maplabs at light42.com
415-717-4462 cell

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