[Proj] updated epsg file in proj distribution

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Sun May 14 20:56:27 EDT 2006

Vincent J. Troisi wrote:
> I have imagery in a polar stereographic projection. However,
> the latitude of the standard parallel is 71 degrees. I noticed
> code 3031 in the current epsg database defines this projection,
> but the code does not exist in the current proj releases. Are
> there any plans to update the epsg file in the proj release to
> the latest version of the epsg database?


You should try PROJ 4.5.0 beta 1 which was updated to a recent (but no longer
the most recent) EPSG database.  I do periodically update to a more recent

In any event, if it is not there, you can just manually edit the appropriate
definitions into /usr/local/share/proj/epsg.

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