[gdal-dev] Re: dxf writer: specifying dash patterns with ogr-feature styles

Andreas Neumann a.neumann at carto.net
Thu Nov 4 12:04:13 EDT 2010

Hi Frank,

I changed the delimiters to a space but the dashed lines still show up as
continuous lines in Autocad or FME viewer.

I will provide test-data and file a bug.

Thanks a lot,

On Wed, November 3, 2010 11:59 pm, Frank Warmerdam wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 1, 2010 at 7:01 AM, Andreas Neumann <a.neumann at carto.net>
> wrote:
>> Hi again,
>> Another problem with the DXF writer:
>> I am trying to specify a dash-patterns for lwpolylines by using the
>> following OGR feature styling:
>> PEN(c:#FF0000,p:"2g,1g") - the pattern is defined in ground units, the
>> ground units in the data sets are set in meters.
> Andreas,
> I believe the problem is that you are using a comma as a delimiter
> instead of a space.  The pattern tokenizer looks for white space,
> according to the OGR feature style specification.
> Best regards,
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Andreas Neumann

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