Take the 2-minute tour ×
Geographic Information Systems Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for cartographers, geographers and GIS professionals. It's 100% free, no registration required.

simple question: can I work on GeoServer and local PostgreSQL database on my PC without need for Internet connection ?

would I be able to connect GeoServer to the database and create layers ? also would I be able to use pgAdmin and postGIS full usage ?

share|improve this question
1  
just use localhost:port number example h:ttp://localhost:8088/geoserver/web/ your postgres database will be localhost: different port number localhost:5432 –  Mapperz Jul 31 '12 at 18:17
add comment

1 Answer

up vote 3 down vote accepted

Yes, absolutely. PostgreSQL is set up to only accept local connections, and GeoServer is set up to use the loopback address i.e. 127.0.0.1 on port 8080.

So you can run the standard installers and everything should just work when you type:

http://localhost:8080

You'll need to set up GeoServer to see your PostgreSQL database, but that's standard stuff covered in the tutorials, and should use the address:

localhost:5432
share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.