[mapserver-dev] MS RFC 37: AUTO Projection Support
hobu.inc at gmail.com
Sun Feb 21 12:46:36 EST 2010
On Feb 21, 2010, at 11:32 AM, Frank Warmerdam wrote:
> A few points:
> 1) What will happen if PROJECTION AUTO is used for a layer type that does
> not implement LayerGetAutoProjection? I hope an error will be issued.
> 2) Are you proposing to do the implementation for shapefile, OGR, GDAL Raster,
> ArcSDE and PostGIS? I'd be happy to do it for GDAL Raster if you wish.
I will do shapefile, SDE, PostGIS, and adapt the existing OGR/GDAL stuff. Hopefully Jim can help with the Oracle driver
> 3) I think it would have been worth nothing that OGR and raster already
> supported AUTO though this wasn't widely used or known. I don't anticipate
> any compatability issues with changing to this approach.
The PROJECTION block will now support AUTO as well as "AUTO", but other than that, unchanged.
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