[Proj] GeoServer does not read Native SRS

Kristian Thy thy at 42.dk
Thu Mar 3 02:53:45 EST 2011

On Thu, Mar 03, Roger Oberholtzer wrote:
> On Wed, 2011-03-02 at 12:43 -0500, Frank Warmerdam wrote:
> > On 11-03-02 12:03 PM, Mustafa646 wrote:
> > > Actually i want to display this shapefile over google map as WFS layer
> > > because i want to featch features. so, for displaying over google map, what
> > > native srs should be shapefile in ?
> > 
> > It would clearly be convenient if it was in the google mercator projection.
> Just curious: We have a Trimble receiver that collects WGS84 lat/longs.
> We convert these into a KML file - not changing from WGS84. When we view
> these in Google Earth, everything looks fine. This is for data collected
> in Europe and North Africa.
> Am I missing something?

Yes :)

Google Maps uses a planar projection. Google Earth displays the data on
a sphere, obviating the need for projection.

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