[postgis-users] PostGIS 2.0 instalation problem
mcwobo at hotmail.com
Tue Dec 18 16:55:43 PST 2012
I guess this e-mail was intended for somebody else (Willy).I still haven't been able to install PostGIS 2.0 on my Windows XP, but am using it on Windows 7 succesfully.
Date: Tue, 18 Dec 2012 15:48:57 -0800
From: ml-node+s17n5002094h61 at n6.nabble.com
To: mcwobo at hotmail.com
Subject: Re: PostGIS 2.0 instalation problem
when you say compressed postgis file -- you mean the one on
I unfortunately don't have a windows xp machine readily handy
to test with. I haven't tried upgrading my test to 9.1.7 to rule that out
as an issue so I'll give that a try.
This issue is usually caused by libxml2-2.dll
incompatibilities. Though I gather you are using the one packaged with
PostGIS since it looks like the postgres one isu using
Have you been running PostGIS 2 or 1.5 on your windows xp
successfully in past
From: Willy-Bas Loos [mailto:[hidden email]]
Sent: Tuesday, December 18, 2012 11:30 AM
To: PostGIS Users
Discussion; Paragon Corporation
Subject: Re: [postgis-users] PostGIS
2.0 instalation problem
I have the same problem.
I installed postgres on an XP PC, which worked fine. (PostgreSQL 9.1.7,
compiled by Visual C++ build 1500, 32-bit)
Then I used the StackBuilder to install PostGIS 2.
Upon creating the extension, i get the error "ERROR: could not load library
"C:/Program Files/PostgreSQL/9.1/lib/postgis-2.0.dll": unknown error
The same happens when executing the sql "create extension
I tried pasting the contents from the bin folder from the
compressed postgis installation file into ../9.1/bin/, but to no
I used Depends.exe to diagnose, like Paragon suggested.
included the dwi-file as an attachment.
Is there anything i can
On Sat, May 19, 2012 at 2:50 AM, wobo <[hidden email]> wrote:
So, I've been trying to install PostGIS 2.0 over and over
again on several
different Windows XP computers, but didn't succeed in
getting it up and
running. So I ended up borrowing my brother's Windows 7
pc, using the exact
same download (postgreSQL + postgis using stackbuilder)
which took me about
5 minutes to succesfully install the whole
I have no clue why it doesn't work on my XP. More exactly, why
it can't find
the correctly located postgis-2.0.dll-file. But at least I'll
be able to
test and recap the 'PostGIS in Action' on Windows 7 from now
Many thanks for suggesting and helping anyway.
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