[postgis-devel] Astronomical extensions

Michael Fuhr mike at fuhr.org
Wed Oct 25 17:53:19 PDT 2006

On Wed, Oct 25, 2006 at 02:19:34PM -0700, Jim Bosch wrote:
> I'm exploring the possibility of extending PostGIS to make it more
> useful for astronomers (i.e. me), and I was interested in seeing if
> anyone has any advice on how best to proceed (particularly in terms of
> how to organize such things with the PostGIS internals).

You might wish to contact Oleg Bartunov, one of the PostgreSQL
developers who maintains the GiST code; he's an astronomer too.
Here's his web site, although it's not responding at the moment:


Google probably has some of the site cached.

Michael Fuhr

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