[Qgis-developer] Unknown CRS problem

Micha Silver micha at arava.co.il
Tue Jan 11 04:05:18 EST 2011

On 11/01/2011 10:19, Paolo Cavallini wrote:

> Il giorno mar, 11/01/2011 alle 00.43 +0100, Martin Dobias ha scritto:
>> Ideally if all the data from government is in the same CRS, no
>> reprojecting will happen - because the project CRS will be the same as
>> the CRS of individual layers (thus no warning would be issued).
> The problem here is that many organization keep most of their data in
> the same projection, but without a .prj file.
> So if they work without reprojection, everything works smoothly, and
> they do not see anything wrong with that.

Not entirely correct. As QGIS works now, each new project 
starts in Lon/Lat WGS84. If I all my layers are in the same 
projected CRS I don't notice any problem *until* I want to 
measure something ;-(

> All the best.

Micha Silver
Arava Development Co.  +972-52-3665918

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