[Ottawa_users] Map Labelling
geothorne at gmail.com
Thu Jun 21 15:12:37 EDT 2007
You got me existed when you said "spline text". I can't help but ask how
is spline text represented in a mapfile then? you would not happen to
have an example? and what version of mapserver is it in? 10.2 or dev?
And How good is it? :)
Jeff McKenna wrote:
> I know we've been looking at the MapText stuff for years and drooling...
> Note: MapServer now has spline text (labels follow features), I believe
> through a hack in the GD code.
> Sampson, David wrote:
>> Hey Folks,
>> I'm looking for open source tools that can label maps dynamically.
>> Examples of proprietary tools would be label EZ by Map Plex
>> 1. the labels should have conflict detection to eliminate or minimize
>> over laps.
>> 2. The labels need to follow features like rivers, road or contour lines
>> Any sugestions?
>> The only thing I found was this one:
GIS Specialist, geothorne at gmail.com
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