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Oct 5

Reprojection using FWTools

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Oct 5


Just a quick note on re-projection. The use of our geoMobile for ArcGIS app demands re-projection. In the case of shapefiles the command line use of ogr2ogr within FWTools is as follows. This converts a shapefile from 26912 to 3857 (web mercator)

C:Program Files (x86)FWTools2.4.7>ogr2ogr -s_srs EPSG:26912 -t_srs EPSG:3857 c
:reprojectSGID93_GEOSCIENCE_VolcanicConesSGID93_GEOSCIENCE_VolcanicConesR.shp
c:reprojectSGID93_GEOSCIENCE_VolcanicConesSGID93_GEOSCIENCE_VolcanicCones.shp

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