[ka-Map-users] thematic mapping

Paul Spencer pspencer at dmsolutions.ca
Wed Apr 25 14:31:44 EDT 2007


long term, you will be better off understanding how it happens in a  
map file.  You will need to dig into the documentation for mapserver

Assuming you already have looked at the map file reference, the  
following might give you some hints on where to go next:







On 25-Apr-07, at 11:20 AM, Henderson, Tim - Miami wrote:

> kamap kamrades: Can anyone point me in the right direction for  
> learning ka-map or mapserver thematic mapping? The kind of thing  
> where I paint polygons different colors based on values in the dbf  
> or a related table -- at this point I don't think I'd do it on the  
> fly, but rather, say, display tracts in the county based on some  
> color code, then let the user zoom into one, lose the color-coding,  
> and see a detailed view of that area...
> Is this something that QGIS could do that would be maintained in a  
> mapserver export? Or am I better off doing it right in my mapfile  
> somehow? Thanks!
> Tim Henderson, Miami
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