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Adding a Layer from PostGIS


This section requires your own local PostGIS. While we have a public PostGIS available for demonstrations most corporate environments are unable to access this database due to firewall restrictions.

If you are trapped behind a firewall please feel free to skip this section.

The online help does have some advice about Running uDig covering firewall access.

This section shows how you can add a Layer from a PostGIS table. PostGIS is an extension to the popular open source PostgreSQL database. uDig handles other databases like Oracle and DB2 in a similar manner:

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