[Proj] Updated PROJ.4 rpm packages

Ralf Baechle ralf at linux-mips.org
Fri Sep 17 17:03:43 EDT 2004

On Fri, Sep 17, 2004 at 11:16:51AM -0700, Jack Bowling wrote:

> One thing I did have to do was to move the ntv1_can.dat file to
> /usr/share/proj since your package does not provide this one.

Thanks.  I've included that file into my working version of the package.

> Also seems to be a non-fatal error here:
> ==============
> $cat utm83.txt
> 0566241 5973167
> $cs2cs +proj=utm +zone=10 +datum=NAD83 +to +proj=utm +zone=10 +datum=NAD27 +ellps=clrk66 +nadgrids=ntv1_can.dat < utm83.txt
> $cs2cs: Symbol `pj_release' has different size in shared object, consider
> re-linking

This is a message from the dynamic linker which indicates a potencially
fatal problem.  Depending of the problem the problem indicated by this
message could also be somewhat more subtle such as data corruption, so
it should be taken serious.

> 566339.70       5972956.00 0.00
> =============
> There were no serious build errors that I could find. Might be a gcc thing?

This message indicates that your cs2cs binary was built against a
different release of the library, so most likely the old cs2cs binary.
Make sure you remove all the remains of your previous installation of

Find the latest version of thes package on bacchus.net.dhis.org in
/pub/ham/proj-4.4.8.  Note I've also split the PROJ.4 package into
two packages; there is now a separate devel package and I've sanitized
the eye insulting package filename a bit.


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