[Pkg-postgresql-public] postgis backport

Markus Wanner markus at bluegap.ch
Fri May 9 12:39:16 UTC 2014

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On 05/09/2014 01:11 PM, Pierre Rudloff wrote:
> Would you be OK to add postgis 2 to wheezy-backports? You can see the
> package on mentors: http://mentors.debian.net/package/postgis
> The only dependency that would need to be backported too is
> postgresql-common: http://mentors.debian.net/package/postgresql-common

Are you aware that there already is a backport to wheezy served by pgapt
[0] ?

I generally recommend that to Postgres users, as it supports multiple
major versions - independent of their status in testing.

But I'm not opposing a wheezy backport of postgis, either. It's known
working on wheezy, so feel free...


Markus Wanner

[0]: pgapt, the PGDG apt repository:

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