[OpenLayers-Dev] Problem with Layer/Grid.js:moveTo() function..

Christopher Schmidt crschmidt at metacarta.com
Wed May 2 07:38:48 EDT 2007

On Wed, May 02, 2007 at 01:20:54AM -0700, Louvy Joseph wrote:
> I do not fully understand this function but Grid.js:moveTo() takes long 
> time in the while loop if we move from one location on the WMS map to a 
> very far away location.
> For example, say my current center is new york city and I move to 
> california by doing a map.setCenter() call. [I am not dragging the map 
> but directly making a setCenter() call]. Then the moveTo() function in 
> Grid.js seems to loop forever while shifting one column or row at a time 
> moving from new york to california. That takes too long time. Most of 
> the time firefox thinks that the script is looping and asks whether I 
> can stop it.
> Does anybody know what could be happening here?

What version of OpenLayers are you using? I know this existed in 1.0,
and may have existed in 2.0, but should have almost definitely been
fixed in 2.2.

Christopher Schmidt

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