How-to Install Latest PostGIS on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS 32-64bit Linux Easy Guide

July 7th, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Install PostGIS for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS




The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with PostGIS PostgreSQL Extension Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS i386/amd64 Linux Desktop.

PostGIS is an extension to the PostgreSQL object-relational database system which allows GIS (Geographic Information Systems) objects to be stored in the database.

PostGIS includes support for GiST-based R-Tree spatial indexes, and functions for analysis and processing of GIS objects.

Install PostGIS on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Featured
  1. Open a Command Line Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Ctrl+Alt+t

    Install PostGIS for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Open Terminal
  2. Getting-Started with Latest PostgreSQL on Ubuntu:

    PostgreSQL Quick-Start Guide
  3. Run the PostgreSQL Stack Builder:

    sudo su -c "./opt/PostgreSQL/9.3/stackbuilder/bin/stackbuilder"
  4. Stack Builder Wizard:

    Select the PostgreSQL Instance
    Install PostGIS for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Select DB Instance
    Spatical Extension >> PostGIS
    Install PostGIS for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Select PostGIS Spatial Extension
    Set the Download Directory
    Install PostGIS for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Set Download Directory
    Install PostGIS for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Start PostGIS Installer

  5. PostGIS Installation:

    Install PostGIS for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Welcome
    Install PostGIS for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Upgrade Mode
    Install PostGIS for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Authorize
    Install PostGIS for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Start Installation
    Install PostGIS for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Installing
    Install PostGIS for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS - Completed PostGIS Installation

  6. Getting-Started with PostGIS on Ubuntu:

    PostGIS Quick-Start Guide

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