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I have read this question: Install PostGIS v2 for PostgreSQL v9.2, but it didn't resolve my problem.

I added the PostgreSQL backports PPA and installed the postgresql-9.2 package, but there is no package for PostGIS.

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I think you should ask the PostGIS people whether there will be a package soon or not. –  dezso Nov 29 '12 at 16:29
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if you're really that anxious for it, you could install from source –  swasheck Nov 29 '12 at 18:39
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How to Get Started with PostGIS 2.0 on Ubuntu 12.04 (precise)

(only tested on a Oracle VM) see Migrating to Linux from Windows previous install.

sudo apt-get install python-software-properties
sudo apt-add-repository ppa:sharpie/for-science
sudo apt-add-repository ppa:sharpie/postgis-stable
sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ubuntugis/ubuntugis-unstable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install postgresql-9.2-postgis2 

Then build

http://trac.osgeo.org/postgis/wiki/UsersWikiPostGIS20Ubuntu1204 (replace postgresql-9.1 with postgresql-9.2)

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The last line with postgresql-9.2-postgis2 doesn't work, unfortunately they only have PostgreSQL 9.1 support for now. –  limist Feb 4 '13 at 21:45
    
what does "then build" mean??? –  mapBaker Sep 10 '13 at 16:29
    
I get this error: W: Failed to fetch ppa.launchpad.net/sharpie/for-science/ubuntu/dists/saucy/main/… 404 Not Found –  priestc Dec 17 '13 at 21:52
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