[ka-Map-users] "Given map extent is invalid"

Jeff McKenna jmckenna at dmsolutions.ca
Wed Jan 11 11:53:48 EST 2006

If u want to do a shp2img-like test with phpmapscript, ms4w comes with a 
small test script called quickmap.php in /apache/htdocs..change path on 
line16 and then browse to


Paul Spencer wrote:
> Hi,
> it seems odd that you have units DD and are not using degrees for  your 
> extents.  Try loading the map file with this php script:
> <?php
> dl('php_mapscript.dll');  //adjust to the appropriate version
> $oMap = ms_newMapObj('c:/ms4w/apps/kamap-0.1.1/htdocs/global.map');
> $oImg = $oMap->draw();
> $szURL = $oImg->saveWebImage();
> echo "<img src=$szURL>";
> ?>
> If that works then there is a bug in ka-Map.
> Cheers
> Paul

Jeff McKenna
DM Solutions Group Inc.

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