[postgis-users] Map Simplification Program howto use it or is it exist any better alternative?
yves.moisan at boreal-is.com
Fri Feb 12 10:01:18 PST 2010
> I tried do it my self with help of geotools but I stumbled into this
> project: http://www.cartoweb.org/downloads/vertexsimplification/documentation.html.
> Unfortunately I don't have much experience with relational databases
> and I don't heave any expedience with postgis.
I see you're using stuff from CartoWeb (now defunct and replaced by
MapFish). MapFish server uses Shapely
(http://trac.gispython.org/lab/wiki/Shapely) for spatial operations and
I *think* Shapely has methods for simplification.
Best of luck,
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