[FWTools] unable to find driver "Postgresql"

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Thu Oct 26 10:20:39 EDT 2006

John Mugwe wrote:
> Thanks Frank,
> Are there some instructions somewhere  on how to build GDAL/OGR from source
> with postgres/postgis support?
> Meanwhile  I will submit an enhancement request against FWTools on
> bugzilla.


The GDAL web site includes building instructions.  To includes
postgresql/postgis you should include the --with-pg configuration
option when configuring.  If the pg_config script for postgresql is
in an odd location, you can point to it.

   ./configure --with-pg=/opt/mytree/bin/pg_config

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