[postgis-users] facing problems while loading lwpostgis.sql inPostGIS

Mark Cave-Ayland mark.cave-ayland at ilande.co.uk
Fri Feb 1 10:58:49 PST 2008

On Fri, 2008-02-01 at 16:38 +0900, Tim Bowden wrote:

> I vaguely recall there was a requirement for postgresql to be run before
> installing postgis.  Is this still the case, or have I not correctly
> remembered?

Hi Tim,

As long as PostgreSQL is installed, you can do make/make install to
build PostGIS fine. However PostgreSQL must be running in order to
connect with psql and execute the lwpostgis.sql script.



ILande - Open Source Consultancy

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