[ka-Map-dev] Scale information moving to the mapfiles?

Paul Spencer pagameba at gmail.com
Thu Jul 26 11:07:05 EDT 2007

Hi Sam,

I like the idea (it was probably me that proposed it).  If you are  
going to do this, I'd like to see it work either way with the scales  
array in config.php taking precedence over the map file.  Also, we  
should probably take some care to sort the scales so that they are in  
the right order (in case they are specified backwards in metadata for  



On 25-Jul-07, at 3:06 PM, Samuel Hiatt wrote:

> Hi all...
> I think I read somewhere a while back that someone was planning on  
> moving the scale configuration information to the mapfiles  
> metadata?  Does anyone know anything about this?  It seems like a  
> simple task, I might could do it.  Does everyone agree that the  
> mapfile is a more appropriate place to put the scales array (ie:  
> "'scales' => array( 1500000, 1000000, 750000, 500000, 250000);")?
> Sam
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