[Proj] PROJ.4.x and Krovak projection

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Thu Apr 27 15:30:39 EDT 2006

Maciek Sieczka wrote:
> On Tue, 25 Apr 2006 10:48:29 +0200
> "Martin Landa" <landa.martin at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Dear PROJ.4 developers,
>> trying to build proj-4.5.0b2 I found out, that there is nothing new
>> with Krovak projection. As I know Radim's patch [1] has not been
>> implemented yet...
>> Please, see bugreports
>> http://bugzilla.remotesensing.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1133
>> and
>> http://bugzilla.remotesensing.org/show_bug.cgi?id=147
>> I am sorry for disturbing you but it is really *frustrating* for Czech
>> and Slovak users
> + 1 Polish who happens to do some GIS for Krkonose :)

Martin / Maciek,

I hear your pain.  It was my intention not to do another PROJ release
till I dealt with this issue, but then pressure on the meridian issues
forced by hand.   My intent is to resolve this by adding arbitrary
axis orientation flags for the coordinate system definition rather than
have an assortment of variations of projection names for different

Best regards,
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