[mapserver-users] LABEL-formatting options
stephan.holl at intevation.de
Wed Mar 10 02:59:53 EST 2010
"Lime, Steve D (DNR)" <Steve.Lime at state.mn.us>, [20100309 - 22:35:51]
> Hi Stephan: This is an increasingly asked question but at the moment
> I don't have a good solution or workaround, it's just not possible at
> the moment. There's a ticket already filed on the subject and it will
> be addressed in 6.0.
> Are you in a position where you could apply a patch to deal with the
> problem if one were available?
Sure I am, I would be happy to test a patch and give feedback.
I will CC myself to the ticket, hopefully I have found the right
one, there is another one with a similar topic which seems only
apply for templating.
Anyway, thanks for your response, I am awaiting your patches for
> Hello mapservers,
> we are using MapServer for visualizing shapefiles with double entries
> Mainly this are contour-lines from waterdepth. The double values have
> 32 decimal places and mapserver tries to render them _all_ along a
> This does not look nice...
> Is there an option to trim the values with a dedicated
> mapfile-parameter, e.g. where a prinft-syntax can be used to format
> the values?
> The shapefiles are generated automatically so adding another column
> with trunc()ed or round()ed values is no option.
> Are there any options to format label-values/strings? I have not found
> anything in the docs.
> Stephan Holl <stephan.holl at intevation.de> | Tel.: +49 (0)541-33 508
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Stephan Holl <stephan.holl at intevation.de> | Tel.: +49 (0)541-33 508 3663
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