PostGIS 2.3 is feature complete, so we’re looking for testing and feedback! Best served with PostgreSQL 9.6.
Please give this beta a try and report back any issues you encounter.
Please report bugs that you find in this release.
** Important / Breaking Changes **
3466, Casting from box3d to geometry now returns a 3D geometry (Julien Rouhaud of Dalibo)
3604, pgcommon/Makefile.in orders CFLAGS incorrectly leading to wrong liblwgeom.h (Greg Troxel)
** New Features and Performance Enhancements **
Add support for custom TOC in postgis_restore.pl (Christoph Moench-Tegeder)
- Add support for negative indexing in STPointN and STSetPoint (Rémi Cura)
Numerous new function additions and enhancements: New Functions and Enhancements
3549, Support PgSQL 9.6 parallel query mode, as far as possible (Paul Ramsey, Regina Obe)
- 3557, Geometry function costs based on query stats (Paul Norman)
- 3591, Add support for BRIN indexes (Giuseppe Broccolo of 2nd Quadrant, Julien Rouhaud and Ronan Dunklau of Dalibo)
3547, Update tiger geocoder to support TIGER 2016 and use http or ftp (Regina Obe)
View all closed tickets for 2.3.0.