[GRASS-user] Error importing DMS into standard format using v.in.ascii

Glynn Clements glynn at gclements.plus.com
Wed Sep 27 11:03:39 EDT 2006

Patton, Eric wrote:

> Following the example given in
> http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.gis.grass.devel/8368/match=v+in+ascii+dms
> I'm trying to import D:M:S coordinates into a Lat-Long Location to create a
> line vector:
> echo "L 4 1
> 66:30:00W|44:15:00N
> 66:00:00W|44:15:00N
> 66:00:00W|44:00:00N
> 66:30:00W|44:00:00N" | v.in.ascii -n output=test format=standard

Looking at the code, I see that DMS is only supported for
format=points; format=standard requires decimal values.

Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>

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