[MS4W-Users] Postgis data access

Jeff McKenna jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com
Wed Oct 12 07:04:57 EST 2011

gayani wrote:
> Hi,
> I access the postgis database through .map file in my web map server
> application.  For this application I am using two projection systems.  One
> is Kadawala (for Sri Lankan coordinate system). Other one is WGS84.  But I
> can query for the kadawala data propoely.  But, it is unable to execute
> the query through .map file.  Where can be the issue?  Anyone have any
> idea.


I usually test the connection through an ogrinfo command, such as:

  ogrinfo PG:"host= user=postgres password=postgres dbname=canada

(more examples at: http://www.mapserver.org/input/vector/postgis.html)


Jeff McKenna
MapServer Consulting and Training Services

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