[FWTools] OGR2OGR MULTIPOLYGON verses outer and inner rings

David R Robison drrobison at openroadsconsulting.com
Mon Jan 7 15:19:38 EST 2008

How can I get CREATE_TICKET permission? TNX David

Frank Warmerdam wrote:
> David R Robison wrote:
>> Or does the shapefile logic need to go into the code that loads the 
>> PostGIS tables? TNX David
>> David R Robison wrote:
>>> That seems to work OK, but it truncates my long field names. Any 
>>> thought on how difficult it would be to make the personal geo 
>>> database use the same "logic" as the shapefile reader? TNX David
> David,
> The correct solution (IMHO) is to put the logic in the personal 
> geodatabase
> reader.  Please file a ticket to this effect.  You should also 
> reference ticket
> #1217 which discusses the issue in reference to shapefiles.
> Ideally I'd like to defer this work a few weeks till Mateusz is 
> available to
> do it, so you should not anticipate an immediate fix in the pgeo driver.
> Best regards,


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