[Mapserver-users] virtual spatial data

Daniel Morissette dmorissette at dmsolutions.ca
Wed May 26 12:36:26 EDT 2004

Jenu Abraham wrote:
> hi,
> I'm using windows 2003 server with mapserver-4.1-dev-win32-php4.3.4 
> binaries (This is precompiled with GDAL)
> i have loaded the gdal12.dll in the winnt/system folder
> and the testing2.ovf file works perfect with ogrinfo
> I have tried to run it in the inline connection mode and the file 
> connection mode...
> when i run mapserver i get this error listed below- I cant figure out 
> whats wrong-
> the error with the inline connection string- (inside mapfile- commented 
> out in the source below)
> --------------------------------------
> msDrawMap(): Image handling error. Failed to draw layer named 'trucks'.
> msOGRFileOpen(): OGR error. Open failed for OGR connection ` 
> ODBC:sa/@localserver latlong wkbPoint WGS84 '. File not found or 
> unsupported format.
> ---------------------------------------

You should get the latest 4.2 build of MapServer (just replacing the 
GDAL DLL isn't enough). Your windows binary is quite likely too old to 
include support for the virtual spatial data driver.

  Daniel Morissette               dmorissette at dmsolutions.ca
  DM Solutions Group              http://www.dmsolutions.ca/

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