[GRASS-dev] Re: 6.2 epsg version

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Thu Oct 19 09:52:56 EDT 2006

Maciej Sieczka wrote:
> And the .csv files from gdal/data/ are created based on EPSG database,
> is that correct?


That is correct.

>> Indeed, the nad/epsg file is only displayed in the startup GUI, unfortunately
>> the codes aren't even selectable from there.
>> So I don't see anything which needs to be done there unless
>> EPSG reaches a version > 6.11.1
> I'm only wondering if other codes, besides the 2172-2175 I know of,
> were removed too. Because if that would be the case, they would be
> missing in GDAL too, thus in GRASS as well. Frank would need to
> manually add them back like he did with 2172-2175, or wait for the
> fixed EPSG release.

The 2172-2175 codes that were manually added into nad/epsg will not
appear in the current GDAL.  It should be sufficient to add the
corresponding records in gdal/data/pcs.csv from an older version of
GDAL that includes them.

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