[Proj] [libproj4] strtod regression under win32

Frank Warmerdam fwarmerdam at gmail.com
Thu Feb 24 13:05:49 EST 2005

On Thu, 24 Feb 2005 18:53:52 +0100, Patrick Mézard <pmezard at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> The pj_dmstor() function makes use of strtod to separate DMS strings
> components. That's okay for most strtod implementations since the DMS
> separator cannot occur within components (apart from the dot which is
> handle naturally), but win32 version scans for {d | D | e | E} as
> exponents introductory letters.
> It seems this issue was solved some years ago in PROJ.4, strtod being
> replaced by another version from src/strtod.c. I am not sure the code
> can be integrated into libproj4 for licensing reasons.

Patrick / Gerald, 

I would like to grant blanket permission to Gerald to take any part of
the remotesensing.org PROJ.4 that he wishes, and that I hold copyright
on and to incorporate it in libproj4 under whatever license terms he
sees fit. 

Best regards,
I set the clouds in motion - turn up   | Frank Warmerdam, warmerdam at pobox.com
light and sound - activate the windows | http://pobox.com/~warmerdam
and watch the world go round - Rush    | Geospatial Programmer for Rent

More information about the Proj mailing list