March 9th, 2015 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
We'll cover core PostGIS types geometry, geography. Other examples planned include tiger geocoder packaged with PostGIS, a quick example of pgRouting, the extension that augments PostGIS for routing applications. We'll also explore a bit the 3D-geometry types.
We'll be using features available in PostGIS 2.1 and PostgreSQL 9.3.
If you have questions email us at lr at pcorp dot us.
We will also be using NodeJS as a quicky web app for viewing 3D data. For the NodeJS, install NodeJS, make a directory where you'll host the app. Source code for quicky app is https://github.com/robe2/node_postgis_express
At OS shell/command line prompt. Run the below two.
npm install express
npm install pg.js
Stay tuned for our next book pgRouting: A Practical Guide published by Locate Press due out 1st or 2nd quarter 2017. Preview drafts available. Content is now feature complete.
© Leo Hsu and Regina Obe 2014