[GRASS-dev] Modules (was: Cygwin winGRASS 6.2 Errors!
glynn at gclements.plus.com
Fri Feb 16 17:45:19 CET 2007
Glynn Clements wrote:
> > There is Inkscape, which does SVG. But the problem with this and CAD
> > packages is that they aren't automatically georeferenced. And doing this
> > post hoc can lead to problems occasionally. But it IS a lot easier to work
> > with.
> Would it help if there was some way to pre-generate a "template" file?
> E.g. if you started with a file containing an existing map (or even
> just a grid) using geographic coordinates, would you then be able to
> easily add data using the same coordinate system?
Nope. I've had a look at Inkscape; at a user level, it operates
entirely in user coordinates, i.e. after mapping the bounding box to
Realistically, I think that a 2D CAD package would be more likely to
be suitable, but I don't know of any free ones.
Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>
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