[Proj] Converting to SRS:4326

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Wed Jul 18 00:03:44 EDT 2007

Bradley Mclain wrote:
> Yes sorry to mention thats what I was doing and I got the same results 
> as you did but these do not work in mapserver as it says that the extent 
> is invalid. I'm pretty sure it has to do with the d's etc.


Ah.  Indeed you cannot use geographic values in DMS (Degrees, Minutes
and Seconds) format directly in your mapserver extent line.  You
can use the -f %.8f switch to produce decimal formatted values.

proj -I -f '%.8f' +init=epsg:28355

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