[GRASS5] [bug #2626] (grass) on the fly reprojection with .prj projection

Request Tracker grass-bugs at intevation.de
Fri Sep 17 10:49:47 EDT 2004

this bug's URL: http://intevation.de/rt/webrt?serial_num=2626

Subject: on the fly reprojection with .prj projection

Platform: other osX
grass obtained from: Other (CDROM etc) from http://wwwamb.bologna.enea.it/forgrass/
grass binary for platform: Downloaded precompiled Binaries
GRASS Version: 5,7

Arcview use in v8 and 9 .prj files to specified the projection of a shapefile.  This allow the view to be 
independant from shape projection.  You may have many projections of shapefile like geographical, 
utm and other and choose to make the view in utm.  If not specified (no .prj) geographical is the 

If grass could support this feature it could be a verry good improvement.  No need to reproject files 
receive from many source.  Just be sure each shape have is own .prj file.

With it and utility to make that .prj files for shape without that .prj is also needed.

-------------------------------------------- Managed by Request Tracker

More information about the grass-dev mailing list