[GRASS5] grass5.1 directories proposal
Radim.Blazek at dhv.cz
Mon Jan 8 03:55:57 EST 2001
Andreas Lange wrote:
> With a setup similar to this the import/export could be made much
> simpler without rewriting every module and/or writing a monolithic
> "exchange" program. Every programmer could concentrate on the file
> format he knows best.
> I vote against a new import-export directory.
> Why not keep the modules in the original raster/vector/sites directory
> and flag the functionality (import/export) by another system
> (xml-description, textfile somewhere ...)
> Again i would vote for another system to track the functionality
> (interpolation, ...). See above.
> The core modules should go to :
> core/sites etc.
> The unused directory should be keept with the old GRASS5.0 code, but is
> not needed for the new GRASS5.1 tree.
> > - Idea: The raster database structure should be changed to the G3D
> > structure: all files related to a raster map should go into one
> > directory. Currently many files are spreaded in many directories.
> > An example for the G3D data structure can be found here:
> > http://www.geog.uni-hannover.de/grass/grid3d/index.html (sample dataset)
MAPSET/vector/vector_name/coor (binary file) - (former dig/)
/head (text file) - (head of former dig/)
/topo (binary file) - (former dig_plus)
/cats (text file) - (former dig_cats)
Please suggest better file names (short).
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