[mapserver-users] multiple tileindex in a layer
dmorissette at mapgears.com
Wed Apr 14 13:28:47 EDT 2010
Peisheng Zhao wrote:
> Thank you for your answer.
> Generally, I use gdaltindex to create a shp file for spatial index. Do
> you mean I need to add a time attribute into this? Could you give me an
> example? Thanks a lot.
That's correct. You need to use a script or some manual method to add
and populate a time attribute in the DBF of the tileindex that was
created with gdaltindex.
I do not have an example, but you can read more about this approach here:
It may be easier to fill in the time attributes if you use a PostGIS
table instead of a shapefile as the tileindex. There is an example of
the corresponding layer definitions here:
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