Shapefiles require three files (ESRI Shapefile Technical Description): main file; example.shp index file; example.shx dBASE table; example.dbf An ESRI shapefile consists of a main file, an index file, and a dBASE table. The main file is a direct access, variable-record-length file in which each record describes a shape with a list of its vertices. In the ...


A translation moves geometries. You said you only want to scale them. So do not enter offsets for a translation.


GeoPandas now pass kwargs to shapely, so you can do below now: gdf.geometry.to_crs("epsg:3857").buffer(10, cap_style=2) PR: https://github.com/geopandas/geopandas/pull/535


I had the same problem and used the shp2pgsql-gui.exe that you can find at C:\Program Files\PostgreSQL\9.6\bin\postgisgui, it works fine.

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