[postgis-users] cannot find lwpostgis.sql and spatial_ref_sys.sql

Bruno Friedmann bruno at ioda-net.ch
Sun Nov 7 21:58:55 PST 2010

Hi Imran, I didn't understand one thing.

If you use postgis 1.5 on windows, you need to use the same version under Solaris.
and not 1.3.6

On 11/08/2010 05:41 AM, Imran Rajjad wrote:
> Hi,
> yes I checked, its not there, first I installed 1.3.6 and had the same
> problem, so I assumed maybe its got something to do with the version.
> I think to run it on Solaris you need a complete development pack for
> Solaris. I tried copying the lwpostgis.sql file from a windows
> installation but it didnt work. Will the installtion cause same issues
> if I switch to Linux ?
> regards,
> Imran
> On Sun, Nov 7, 2010 at 9:02 PM, Bruno Friedmann <bruno at ioda-net.ch> wrote:
>> On 11/04/2010 06:42 AM, Imran Rajjad wrote:
>>> Dear List,
>>> I am running PostGis 1.5 on Windows already, however now I require to
>>> run it on Solaris 10 Sparc, I have Postgre V9 installed and working
>>> and have also compiled Post 1.3.6 without Proj4 and GEOS, I have been
>>> doing through a lot of documentation , it seems that I cannot find
>>> lwpostgis.sql and s[atoa;_ref_sys.sql in either the share of the
>>> system neither inside postgis directory, can we download these files
>>> seperatly and put them in their respective directories? I would really
>>> appreciate some help.
>>> regards,
>>> Imran
>> did you have check /usr/share/postgresql/contrib/postgis-1.5/
>> which is the default place under Linux ( don't know if solaris do the same thing )
>> --


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