[GRASS5] probs with .dxf import
rgrmill at rt66.com
Fri, 15 Feb 2002 10:12:26 -0700 (MST)
On Fri, 15 Feb 2002, Heiko Kehlenbrink wrote:
> Hi all,
> got probs (again) importing a .dxf file into GRASS.
> I was trying to import a file called sample.dxf wich i loaded
> down from www.english-nature.org.uk/pubs/gis/more.htm
I think you found a bug. I set up a location with the specifications you
provided and v.in.dxf failed for me as it did for you. I then managed to
import the same dxf file (Sample.dxf) into two other applications without
trouble. Then I extracted the VERTEX data from Sample.dxf file and
converted that to a dig_ascii file and read that in. That worked and
displayed within the window that you specified.
The dxf file consists of three POLYLINE objects, which in my experience
are little-used; the LWPOLYLINE is more common. I think you came across a
problem with v.in.dxf and POLYLINE objects.
Unfortunately, that doesn't help with your problem.