Converting Arc 7.0.2 to Grass

Malcolm Williamson malcolm at
Thu Jan 26 12:06:07 EST 1995

> I am not able to get to recognize more than one column in
> the .txt file -- I can't understand what's wrong since it looks fine to
> a text editor.
> Has anyone successfully done this conversion and managed to keep attribute
> values intact?
> Neel Smith
> smith at
I'm not sure that I understand your question properly. I believe that
only allows you to select one column for the actual attribute; if you want
multiple attributes, you'll have to import the coverage into multiple GRASS
vector layers, specifying different attribute columns each time.

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