[Proj] Transverse Mercator south-oriented projection support?

Gerald I. Evenden geraldi.evenden at gmail.com
Fri Aug 8 16:49:58 EDT 2008

On Friday 08 August 2008 1:10:11 pm Neil Robinson wrote:
> Hi there,
> Any idea whether there are plans to implement this stuff:
> http://lists.maptools.org/pipermail/proj/2000-September/000099.html
> Or is there a work-around I could use?
> I would greatly appreciate being able to use this projection in my work
> with qgis.
> Thanks,


There is no need to modify the library routines as all that is needed is to 
switch around the x-y and signs of the lat-lons.

I would just use +proj=tmerc and put some added '-' flags to juggle the I/O.  
But that's somebody else's job as I only work on the library.  ;-)

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