[Proj] Shapefile conversions

Steffen Macke sdteffen at gmail.com
Fri Apr 13 12:13:02 EDT 2007

Hi Jim,

> can always invoke a commandline tool; speaking of that, which one would I
> use?  I have a shapefile that is in Albers Equal Area that I need to convert
> to Mercator that I can lay on top of Virtual Earth, any ideas?

To reproject shapefiles, you could use e.g. ogr2ogr from the OGR package


or shpproj from shapelib:




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