[Mapserver-dev] perl-mapscript

Sean Gillies sgillies at frii.com
Wed Mar 17 11:02:01 EST 2004

On Mar 17, 2004, at 8:24 AM, Frank Warmerdam wrote:

> John Beisley - RSG wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask this, but I currently 
>> have a problem with perl-mapscript (PHP-mapscript not being an 
>> option). The problem is that adding "proccessing" directives to a 
>> raster layer is not possible currently within perl-mapscript. Is this 
>> likely to be included in a nightly build soon, or should I try to 
>> implement it myself? I'm not yet sure if I have the knowledge to put 
>> this feature in myself, however.
> John,
> I have committed some updates in CVS this morning adding a 
> setProcessing()
> method on the layerObj.  The argument is a string which would be the 
> same
> sort of string used as an argument for the PROCESSING directive in a 
> mapfile.
> I presume this will flow into a nightly build soon. I don't exactly 
> know how
> those are managed.
> I also fleshed in the mapscript/doc/mapscript.txt entries for all the 
> methods
> I am aware of on the layerObj.  Mostly copied and slightly edited from 
> the
> PHP MapScript documentation.

Frank, I took the liberty of adding you to the new bug in Bugzilla.

Thanks for filling out layerObj's methods ... I'd been putting this off 
it was a pretty big job.  I made just a few changes (hope you don't 
mind) to
add hyperlinks in the method prototypes, converted it to HTML and have 
the page under



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