[postgis-users] Converting WKT or WKB
agillesp at vt.edu
Sun Feb 6 11:25:33 PST 2005
Oh, wow, ArcObjects does have some WKB support. I'll look into it and
see what I can dig up. Thanks again for the help!
On Feb 6, 2005, at 2:19 PM, Abe Gillespie wrote:
> Thanks for the help, I'll take a look at carbon tools.
> As far as I know ArcObjects can't parse WKB ... but I'll look into
> that too. ;)
> On Feb 6, 2005, at 1:51 PM, Paul Ramsey wrote:
>> On Sunday, February 6, 2005, at 10:37 AM, Abe Gillespie wrote:
>>> The second idea is to just use a third party library to do the
>>> parsing for me. I see there's a java one, but I'm looking for a
>>> .Net happy library.
>> Carbon Tools probably includes some WKB and WKT handling functions.
>> It is .Net. Also, I would hope that ArcObjects could ingest WKB?
>>> Also, and this is OT from the subject, but how do you specify to
>>> PostGIS whether the geometries are stored as WKT or WKB? Mine are
>>> all WKT and I'm curious in case down the road I want to use WKB.
>> The internal storage format is neither WKT nor WKB. You only get
>> those at output time, when the geometry is retrieved.
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