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Description

Name: Postgis
HomePage: www.postgis.net
Why should be included?: It's a crucial postgresql extension to work with geographic data
Is it open source? Yes

__ivan__ created this task.Aug 5 2017, 11:42 PM

In the context of Solus, what is this needed for? Any specific usecase?

JoshStrobl triaged this task as Needs More Info priority.Jan 21 2018, 1:31 PM

I am developing with Django. For some projects postgis is used for geographic data. without this package the website will not work. We use it to calculating distances between a project (that is how it is called on the website) and the user to only show project within a certain radius and to show the user how far away the project is. This could be possible in other ways but that will make the query a lot slower since this is done in a request cycle.

JoshStrobl raised the priority of this task from Needs More Info to Normal.
JoshStrobl added a project: Needs Maintainer.
JoshStrobl closed this task as Wontfix.Jul 29 2018, 5:39 PM
JoshStrobl claimed this task.

Given nobody has stepped up in the month since this has been accepted for inclusion to provide a patch and become the maintainer, marking as WONTFIX.