SHP point to line
woodbri at SWOODBRIDGE.COM
Mon Aug 14 09:05:29 EDT 2006
antti siukola wrote:
> Is it possible to get angle data from a shp file that is point information?
> The shp contains the data but I can't get it automatically out of
> there. LABEL docs say that ANGLE can automatically computed only from
> LINE information but is there another way?
What is the angle of a point?
Can you explain what you are trying to do?
Do you have an angle column in the shape file that you want to use for
the orientation of the label?
> Antti S
> On 8/8/06, antti siukola <siukola.antti at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I have a shp-file that contains a lot of point information. Is there a
>> way I could translate this to lines? Should this even work? The thing
>> is that the layer contains street names that are connected to these
>> points but then I can't get the angle information out of the shp
>> automatically since it only works with lines.
>> Antti S
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