[GRASS5] [bug #1798] (grass) v.in.dxf writes bad dig_att file for labels

Markus Neteler neteler at itc.it
Mon Apr 14 12:53:46 EDT 2003

On Mon, Apr 14, 2003 at 12:32:43PM -0400, John Gillette wrote:
> > From: Paul Kelly
> > Subject: Re: [GRASS5] [bug #1798] (grass) v.in.dxf writes bad dig_att
> There are a LOT of cheaper programs out that support dxf files and
> several local government sites in the US give dxf files as one possible
> data type so my opinion is that Grass should definitely continue to 
> support dxf.  I haven't looked at v.in.dwg.  Perhaps it also supports
> dxf?

yes, 2D and 3D DWG/DXF:

Note that the OpenDWG toolkit is required which comes with a
strange license.

Maybe not all DXF tags are supported yet, but most of them.
Eg, the tower on the GRASS 5.1 page was a such a 3D DXF file.


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