Opened 12 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

#3640 closed enhancement (wontfix)

Support additional cases of GCS name mapping in morphToESRI

Reported by: johncz711 Owned by: warmerdam
Priority: normal Milestone: closed_because_of_github_migration
Component: OGR_SRS Version: 1.7.2
Severity: normal Keywords:
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Description

The following name mapping entries can be added to the apszGcsNameMapping array found in ogr_srs_esri_names.h:

"JGD2000", "GCS_JGD_2000",

"NZGD2000", "GCS_NZGD_2000",

"RT90", "GCS_RT_1990",

"NDG_Paris","GCS_Nord_de_Guerre_Paris",

These are all cases where the generic replacement of special characters with underbars and the addition of the "GCS_" prefix do not produce the desired name within morphToESRI. The desired names are seen in the WKT in .prj delivered with ArcMap 9.3.

A suitably modified copy of ogr_srs_esri_names.h is in the attached zip.

I am new to GDAL/OGR, having just added to my (non-ESRI-based) platform a subset of OGR code, for the sole purpose of creating WKT and writing it as .prj files.

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MOD_ogr_srs_esri_names.zip (1.8 KB ) - added by johncz711 12 years ago.

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Change History (3)

by johncz711, 12 years ago

Attachment: MOD_ogr_srs_esri_names.zip added

comment:1 by Jukka Rahkonen, 7 years ago

I found "JGD2000", "GCS_JGD_2000" from ogr_srs_esri_names.h (GDAL 2.0-dev) but not the three others.

comment:2 by Even Rouault, 3 years ago

Milestone: closed_because_of_github_migration
Resolution: wontfix
Status: newclosed

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