[Proj] ARCview files with no PRJ

Frank Warmerdam fwarmerdam at gmail.com
Fri Jul 22 14:47:21 EDT 2005

On 7/22/05, Dave Sampson <gis at watersheds.ca> wrote:
> how does OGR, proj react to Arcview files with no PRJ files. The data is
> lat long but not PRJ...


This is a GDAL/OGR question and would be better addressed to the
gdal-dev mailing list.  If there is no .prj file, OGR will not return a
coordinate system.  Then you wouldn't be able to reproject it without
indicating an input coordinate system with the -s_srs commandline

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