[gdal-dev] Is epsg text file read at all when re-projecting with FWTools?

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Wed Nov 18 11:17:53 EST 2009

Rahkonen Jukka wrote:
> Hi,
> Thanks, that makes things more understandable. Is there some good reason to
> keep delivering "epsg" text file with FWTools if it is not used for
> anything? Is it perhaps included for Mapserver that ships with FWTools?


It is used for MapServer, and PROJ.4.  I would add that the 'epsg' file is
actually generated from the GDAL .csv files on a periodic basis.

> Both my codes, 2393 and 3067 are included in pcs.csv thus I believe I must
> edit pcs.override.csv.

Essentially yes.

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