Selecting rectangle as a query on a map
dbkeon.ml at GMAIL.COM
Fri Jun 24 03:45:04 EDT 2005
On 6/24/05, Hoeven, Maarten van der <Maarten.van.der.Hoeven at knmi.nl> wrote:
> Hi list,
> I am running MapServer 4.6.0, with PHP Mapscript. All is working well
> (with a slightly modified gMap75 demo).
> But, I have a question about selecting a rectangle on the map, and to
> zoom in to that rectangle. You know what I mean :)
> I don't want to run Java applets, as I have to keep the application as
> small as possible.
> Does anyone have some pointers how to handle? Are there some
> in store?
You could grab the dbox code from Steve Lime's DHTML Landview interface:
I think the workshop demo download also contains the dbox code:
There is a presentation on dbox at:
I currently use a variation of this:
Take a look at the thread from March 2005 entitled "Rubber-Band Box
Zooming," which contains most of the info above.
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