[postgis-users] Are there any Ubuntu PPAs that serve PostGIS 2.0 beta releases?
denis.rouzaud at gmail.com
Fri Mar 16 00:23:23 PDT 2012
Good job Charlie!!!
On 03/15/2012 06:40 PM, Charlie Sharpsteen wrote:
> On Wednesday, March 14, 2012 8:18:35 AM UTC-7, Charlie Sharpsteen wrote:
> On Wednesday, March 14, 2012 12:02:24 AM UTC-7, Sandro Santilli
> On Tue, Mar 13, 2012 at 07:50:32PM -0700, Charlie Sharpsteen
> > I was wondering if anyone has a Personal Package Archive for
> Ubuntu that is
> > tracking the 2.0 beta releases. I looked at the UbuntuGIS
> and Postgis
> > project pages on Launchpad, but the only releases listed
> there were for
> > 1.5.x. Even the unstable repostory of UbuntuGIS was still
> tracking 1.5.x.
> I'm not aware of any. It'd be very welcome if you want to
> setup one.
> Allright, I'll take a shot at it. Looks like there is a Launchpad
> repository that is synching with PostGIS SVN every 6 hours or
> so---perhaps I can get a nightly build set up.
> Ok, I now have a nightly build set up that is tracking the PostGIS
> trunk. Binaries are being built for Oneric (11.11) and Precise
> (12.04-dev) and can be installed thusly:
> sudo apt-add-repository ppa:sharpie/postgis-nightly
> sudo apt-get update
> sudo apt-get install postgresql-9.1-postgis
> * No build of `postgis` or `libpostgis-java`, the only package
> provided is `postgresql-9.1-postgis` which contains the PostGIS
> plugins, extensions and command line tools.
> * Builds against GEOS 3.2.2, supplied by the standard Ubuntu
> repositories, thus the topology extension is unavailable.
> * Builds against GDAL 1.7.0, supplied by the standard Ubuntu
> repositories, thus some raster functionalities are unavailable.
> The raw materials that went into creating this build were the PostGIS
> repository on Launchpad which synchs with the upstream SVN trunk
> ~every 6 hours:
> This repostory can be cloned using bazaar via `bzr branch lp:postgis`.
> The other component is the official Ubuntu PostGIS repository that
> contains the debian packaging materials:
> This repository can be cloned using `bzr branch lp:ubuntu/postgis`. My
> strategy was to fork `lp:ubuntu/postgis`, edit the contents of the
> debian subdirectory to make it compatible with 2.0-dev and then
> publish the edited fork to Launchpad under my `+junk` section. After
> this was done, I set up a `bzr-builder` recipe that fuses
> `lp:postigs`, which tracks the upstream PostGIS repo, with the debian
> subdirectory contained in `lp:~sharpie/+junk/postgis`, which contains
> my edited packaging info, to create a nightly build:
> # bzr-builder format 0.3 deb-version
> nest-part packaging lp:~sharpie/+junk/postgis debian debian
> Pretty slick. I will ponder upgrading GEOS and GDAL and setting up a
> stable build for the most recent beta releases.
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