[Cartoweb-users] Interface to reference map objects
oliver.christen at camptocamp.com
Fri Apr 13 10:02:58 EDT 2007
so if I understand correctly, you need to hilight element on click AND open
a new windows with some additional external data?
and that should be a specific tool, different from the query tools ?
the most difficult par is not hilight, it is recovering the ID of the
elements clicked, and thats done via query, which is fairly complicated.
I dont see any easy way to do what you want.
standart query result and open a new windows if the result contain some
this way you dont have to touch the query plugin, at worst you only need to
onLoad if there is a specially formated queryresult
> Hi Oliver,
> In fact, the way of referencing the map objects
> (points, lines, polygons) would ressemble the Query
> Tool (highlighting the object).
> By the info retrieved on that click, I need to open a
> certain url, that can be dynamically generated and
> I already have all the components ready to do all the
> stuff of opening the url, but I have no idea of how to
> reference the map and retrieve the data from the
> objects of a layer.
> Thanks again,
> Max Ueda
> --- Oliver Christen <oliver.christen at camptocamp.com>
>> Hi Max,
>> you mean something like the tooltips plugin ?
>> > Hi,
>> > I'm having some problems regarding this issue: how
>> > reference map objects with the mouse cursor?
>> > For example, in the map, I have several point
>> > When I click onto one point, a popup window is
>> > Is there any interface or methods that deal with
>> > kind of application?
>> > Thanks in advance,
>> > Max Ueda
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