[FGS] shp2img test failure

Bailey Bailey at texassabal.com
Wed Sep 26 23:25:22 EDT 2007

It works.  Thank you.

Yes, I had downloaded fgs from maptools.  Following your recommendation, I
uninstalled fgs maptools, and installed the up-to-date fgs build from osgeo.
Easy install, works perfectly.  

-----Original Message-----
From: Normand Savard [mailto:nsavard at mapgears.com] 
Sent: Wednesday, September 26, 2007 12:37 PM
To: Bailey Landress
Cc: foss-gis-suite at lists.maptools.org
Subject: Re: [FGS] shp2img test failure

Bailey Landress wrote:

>Hello All,
>I just installed mapserver fgs and tried the following test
>unsuccessfully.  Any idea what the problem is? My system is Fedora Core
>shp2img -m global.map -o test.png
>msDrawMap(): Image handling error
>IReadBlock failed at X offset 0, Y offset 0: Unable to access file.
>GDALRasterIO() failed: drawGDAL() <br>
>I then ran the test below and received the following:
>gdalinfo -mm data/day_clouds.tif
>ERROR 1: TIFFReadEncodedStrip() failed.
>ERROR 1: IReadBlock failed at X offset 0, Y offset 37
>ERROR 1: data/day_clouds.tif:JPEG compression support is not configured

Where did you get you fgs package?  on maptools.org?  I tested shp2img 
with the fgs package I installed from msx and it works correctly.  Frank 
W. set up automated fgs build which are more up to date here:

http://download.osgeo.org/mapserver/fgs-msx/ and the instructions are:



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