[GRASS-user] Using Access .mdb Files
John C. Tull
jctull at gmail.com
Tue Jan 11 16:49:51 EST 2011
On Jan 11, 2011, at 1:43 PM, Rich Shepard wrote:
> On Tue, 11 Jan 2011, Adam Dershowitz, Ph.D., P.E. wrote:
>> One option, mentioned there, is to convert it to sqlite then import.
> Kewel! Works like a charm.
Did it preserve spatial topology for you? I was able to successfully convert an mdb to sqlite, but it does not have any geographic reference. This is fine for extracting data tables, but seems to sacrifice the value of a spatial database, unless there are fields representing coordinates for each table row.
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