[Mapserver-users] OT--Is anybody else getting these messages?
1wilkerson at charter.net
Thu May 13 08:19:13 EDT 2004
I've noticed that I've received a number of e-mails from
steve.lime at dnr.state.mn.us with suspicious looking attachments with no
information about Mapserver. Are these valid e-mails or the result of some
virus or worm?
Also, this re-introduces a suggestion I read by another member of this list.
Would the administrators consider hiding people's e-mails when messages are
posted? I've noticed more "extraneous" e-mails since joining this list.
Nothing conclusive to point to this list, just seems more than a
----- Original Message -----
From: "Agneta Schick" <schick at sdac.hannover.bgr.de>
To: <mapserver-users at lists.gis.umn.edu>
Sent: Thursday, May 13, 2004 7:59 AM
Subject: [Mapserver-users] proj4 and mapserver
> Dear reader,
> I'm trying to display a layer of symbols which are lat/long coordinates
> shape files) on a map in winkel tripel projection (generated by GMT).
> My problem is when I DO NOT specify "projection latlong" in the map file
> the layer with symbols, the symbols are displayed but, of course, in the
> wrong place and when I specify "projection latlong" the symbols are not
> displayed at all. I assume that my specifications for the winkel tripel
> projection are not correct/complete.
> Using "proj -l=wintri" I get
> wintri : Winkel Tripel
> Misc Sph
> Does this mean that "lat_1" is the only information I need supply for the
> projection definition aside from "proj=wintri"?
> I've defined the map extents as -140 -90 220 90 with units dd. Can I use
> degrees when using proj4 although the output from proj is meters?
> I'm using MapServer version 4.0.1, gdal-1.1.9, libpng-1.2.5, proj-4.4.7,
> Shape-0.04, shapelib-1.2.10 on Solaris9.
> Thank you,
> Agneta Schick
> NAME "ERMOS"
> STATUS ON
> EXTENT -140. -90. 220. 90.
> UNITS DD
> SIZE 947 612
> SHAPEPATH "/space/b3sn13/webdb/htdocs/ermos/data"
> IMAGECOLOR 255 0 0
> IMAGETYPE png
> NAME 'circle'
> TYPE ELLIPSE
> 1 1
> FILLED TRUE
> NAME 'world'
> DATA /space/b3sn13/webdb/htdocs/ermos/data/wintri.tif
> TYPE RASTER
> STATUS DEFAULT
> NAME 'quakes'
> DATA 'usgs'
> TYPE POINT
> STATUS ON
> SYMBOL 'circle'
> SIZE 5
> OUTLINECOLOR 0 0 0
> COLOR 255 0 0
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