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How to transform isolines to isopolygons with postgis?

I have a table a postgis table of isolines that's defined like this: CREATE TABLE myisolines ( gid serial NOT NULL, isotime timestamp without timezone, val numeric(10,4), geom ...
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How to deal with “ERROR: GEOSUnaryUnion: TopologyException: Self-intersection”?

I'm using Postgres 9.4 and PostGIS 2.1. My table looks like this: ------------------------------------------------------------------ ogc_fid | integer | not null default ...
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Is spat the correct flag to use in my ogr2ogr command?

I have an ogr2ogr command that I'm using to convert part of a Postgres database to a Geojson. I ingested all of Canada in my database and to start, I want to grab all of the buildings in the Toronto ...
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Update area column after changes in QGIS

I'am using QGIS and POSTGIS, for example to automatically calculate the area of a new created polygon. I do that with following code: CREATE OR REPLACE FUNCTION calc_area() RETURNS trigger AS $BODY$ ...
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How to write postgres source in virtual layer in Qgis 2.1x

In Qgis 2.14, I am trying to create a connection with my postgres database using virtual layer. But in the virtual layer window, how should I write the parameters in source field ? I can't find any ...
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Working with PostGIS data in R?

I work with R almost all the time, and now I am using it for doing spatial data mining. I have a PostGIS database with (obviously) GIS data. If I want to make statistical spatial analysis and plot ...
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Extracting the geometry of the parts not intersecting from 2 shapes overlapping each other in postgresql?

This seems simple enough, yet i do not find a clear awnser on that peculiar matter. What i am trying to do is to extract the parts of a shape that doesn't intersect with another when the 2 of them are ...
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Using pgRouting through PostgreSQL

I followed the guideline from this tutorial to use pgrouting through PostgreSQL but I can't understand the first instruction: CREATE OR REPLACE VIEW road_ext AS SELECT *, st_startpoint(the_geom), ...
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Postgres error: fatal role “username” does not exist [closed]

I by mistake installed PostgreSQL twice, uninstalled one, and now I am trying to create a new PostGIS connection in QGIS but receive the following error when testing the connection: fatal role ...
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pgrouting floyd-warshall with spesific start & end

I'm implementing floyd-warshall algorithm for the shortest route in the road network using pgrouting plugin. how to determine the specific start and end points?
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pgRouting “Can't find Table”

I am using pgRouting version 2.1.0. I am using pgAdmin III. I have created a street network using Anita Graser's guide: https://anitagraser.com/2013/07/06/pgrouting-2-0-for-windows-quick-guide/ But ...
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saving results of ST_offsetcurve to new table with geometry and fields from original data table

I am trying to create lines parallel to some road centerlines, using distances from the attribute table specific to each line. I'm trying to figure out how to get it to save to a new table with ...
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Geoserver getfeatureinfo returns big number with exponential format

I have a Geoserver layer, which contains numbers on a million scale in one of the attributes. If I query these features, I get back a number in this format: 4.1E7 instead of this: 410000000 Is there ...
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Applying values to highest terminal segments in channel network using PostgreSQL?

I extracted a channel network from a dem but due to some technical difficulties the layer had some discontinuities. So after filling them, i suddenly realised that the Strahler orders it gave me were ...
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Python GDAL open dataset in PostGIS with quotations

Error trying to use gdal to open a dataset in PostGIS with the following code: ds = gdal.Open("PG: dbname=nyc host=localhost user=postgres password=mypassword port=5432 mode=2 schema=public ...
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PostGIS Svg Projection on Google Map

Context I have a database with spatial data such as areas and points. Some of the areas in my db are coming from OpenStreetMaps, representing some regions. (Which are kinda small at earth's scale, ...
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I have not found shp2pgsql in postgis installation

I have been installed postgis following this guide. All is OK. SELECT postgis_full_version(); "POSTGIS="2.1.7 r13414" GEOS="3.4.2-CAPI-1.8.2 r3921" PROJ="Rel. 4.8.0, 6 March 2012" GDAL="GDAL 1.10.1, ...
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Find the convex hull around a set of polygons?

I'm using Postgres 9.4 with PostGIS 2.1. I have a table with the following columns: Column | Type --------------+------------------------ ogc_fid | integer ...
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OSM data import error on Windows 2012 server using osm2pgsql

I am trying to use OSM data using mapserver (ms4w) on windows. Set up all tools and downloaded data for this purpose. http://download.geofabrik.de/north-america/us/georgia-latest.osm.bz2 Extracted ...
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ogr2ogr: encoding issues when importing from Oracle Spatial to PostGIS

I'm trying to import some spatial tables from Oracle Spatial to PostGIS using ogr2ogr, but I can't figure out why the special characters on the attribute tables get messed up while I'm doing it. My ...
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How to write a point-in-polygon query for Postgis?

I'm trying to write a query in Postgis which will return all rows where a dynamically changing longitude/latitude point resides within the geometric polygon of that row (in the geom column). This is ...
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PostGIS is not seeing any GDAL drivers

I've tried setting POSTGIS_GDAL_ENABLED_DRIVERS=ENABLE_ALL as an environment variable. As well as running SET postgis.gdal_enabled_drivers = 'ENABLE_ALL'; from psql. -- (With a pg_ctl restart after ...
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how to highlight the points within a buffer radius

i have created 1km radius buffer within that buffer few school points will come.how to highlight those points and how to retrieve that school data from database am using postgresql for db connection.
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Big datasets in QGIS

I'm working with large PostGIS tables in QGIS but really only need to do simple visualization and editing the attributes (like change road names, speed limits, etc). The most processing I need to do ...
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Converting .shp to wkb after v.clean

I've been trying to get to through this by reading manuals, but I can't seem to understand what I'm doing. I have source data with overlaps that exist in a table with associated WKBs(SRID 4326). I ...
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How to save several Layers in QGIS as shapfile in one step

I have a huge QGIS (using 2.12.3-Lyon) project with several layers stored in a SQL database. Now I need this layers as Esri shapefiles. It is possible to right click one of the layers, click on "Save ...
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How to use ST_ClusterWithin with geography data type and measurement units?

I want to clustering locations use ST_ClusterWithin function: geometry[] ST_ClusterWithin(geometry set g, float8 distance); My table has column location of geography(Point,4326) type and I don't ...
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Adding data from PostgreSQL to Query Layer of ArcGIS for Desktop warns that given coordinate references are incompatible?

When adding data from PostgreSQL in a Query Layer I get the warning: The given coordinate references are incompatible I have added many other layers with the same properties no problems, but I ...
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PostGIS intersection function

I have a problem with intersection function. I built my query following http://manual.linfiniti.com/en/postgis/geometry.html, 5.7 section. I made my clip object, a red linestring frame: But after ...
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Issues with raster data on postgresql / error:Attempting to get pixel value with out of range raster coordinates

So here is the issue, i am trying to extract values from a big raster divided in 200 or so tiles and applying them to a selection. The points are startpoints, endpoints and midpoints from vector ...
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postgis not valid win 32 application

I'm trying to setup Postgres 9.5 on my local machine x64 based win 8. I've downloaded postgresql-9.5.1-1-windows.exe and also downloaded postgis-bundle-pg95x64-setup-2.2.2-1.exe Postgres runs fine, ...
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Interpolating point to nearest polygons to compute street width in posgis

I am trying to calculate the width of streets (line.shp) in postgis using reference point (ref_point.shp) (yellow point features) and building polygons (building.shp). The red point features are the ...
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How cut multilinestring by 2 points on postgis?

I know how cut linestring by 2 points, easy: ST_LineLocatePoint,ST_LineSubstring. But i have unmerged multilinestring, few lines are not connect?
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TinyOWS failing to connect to postgresql - Ident authentication failed for user “postgres”

I'm getting the above error on a new and local TinyOWS installation on Centos 6. Postgresql 9.2, PostGIS 2.0. I can connect to PostGreSQL locally and from my LAN using several other methods (psql, ...
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Insert shapefile drawn features into PostgreSQL

Sorry my question is repeated, unfortunately i didn't get the proper solution for the problem. I have a LeafLetjs map on which I draw features like: points, polygons, markers, lines etc and I am ...
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Postgre/PostGIS - How to find points inside an area

I have a database of clients/users with their coordinates. I would like to select all clients within the marked area. Query: SELECT * FROM clients INNER JOIN polygons ON polygons.polygon @> ...
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Configuring SFCGAL to PostGIS Db

I was using PostgreSQL with PostGIS and Pgrouting. Recently I needed to install SFCGAL for some extra functions for my PostGIS db. After installing SFCGAL, now I don't know how to update my PostGIS db ...
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Implementing Spatial Autocorrelation using QGIS or PostgreSQL or any other free application?

I am a total newbie on the GIS scene so I hope this is not a stupid question. I have two layers in a PostgreSQL database. The first layer contains points where events happened in Europe. The second ...
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How to check point intersection with bbox made from two points?

I have two points which represents lower left and upper right point of BBOX. I have one point which SHOULD be somewhere inside and I want to test it. I have all of them as 'geometry(POINT, 4326)' ...
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How can I add the PostGIS extension?

I'm experiencing difficulties when trying to add the PostGIS extension to PostgreSQL. I wasn't able to add the extension during the installation because of an error. Now I'm trying to add the ...
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How to enable SFCGAL in PostGIS?

I have the problem with the enabling extension SFCGAL. CREATE EXTENSION postgis_sfcgal; doesn't work for me even I have the PostGIS v2.2. When I do that, it throws an error ERROR: could not ...
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Identify groups of stacked geometries in PostGIS

I need to create a column in my PostGIS table with values identifying different groups of stacked/duplicate geometries, such that one group of stacked geometries might get a value of 1, another group ...
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Converting files with ogr2ogr and dropping ALL attribute fields

I want to add a gpx file to a PostgreSQL/PostGIS table using ogr2ogr, but my table does not have any of the fields that are attributes of the GPX file. There are previous questions here dealing with ...
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Insert shapefile draw features into PostgreSQL database using java EE (pragmatically)

I am working with PostgreSQL 9.4 and Java EE i want to insert shapefile or layer's features into PostgreSQL, is there any solution so i can insert the whole shapefile into database. OS Windows10. ...
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Conditional “On the Fly” Column with PostGIS

I have two tables I am working with; tl_2015_us_county which consists of county polygons, and tl_2015_48_puma10 which consists of PUMA polygons. I am currently using the below SQL in order to achieve ...
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LeafLetjs: GeoJSON invalid object error

I am getting GeoJSON data from postgresql, but it seems to be invalid. How can I validate it? After getting GeoJSON format data I want to put on map for projection. I am using LeafLet, java EE, ...
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How to create a polygons (squares) from point

I want to create a regular grid of polygons/squares from this point knowing that between two successive points 100 meters, so each square would have 100*100 m2 in its area.
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Cursor help on large spatial query in PostgreSQL

I have two very large tables on which I want to perform a spatial query. UPDATE table_a SET att_1 = b.att_1, att_2 = b.att_2 FROM table_a AS a JOIN table_b AS b ON ...
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Change case of Acronyms in PostGres

I have a table containing almost 1 million points (POIs). I want to change the case of all the acronyms in the display name column I have, currently I am identifying the acronyms as any 3 letter words ...
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Could not load library “C:\…\ rtpostgis-2.2.dll”

I've installed PostgreSQL with Postgis (tried both version 9.4 and 9.5 ) on a remote desktop running Windows 7 64bit. However, when I executed this SQL command: "CREATE EXTENSION postgis" (on ...