[Proj] [gdal-dev] Update of EPSG database to v8.4
even.rouault at mines-paris.org
Thu May 15 06:50:18 EST 2014
Selon Yann Chemin <ychemin at gmail.com>:
> is there planetary datum support in this new version (i.e. Moon 2000, or
No, I don't think that the EPSG folks are interested in other planets yet ;-)
But Frank mentionned some time ago (
) that he wanted to investigate how to deliver the IAU set of planetary
coordinate systems , but this hasn't been pursued further AFAIK.
I see there's a version of this file here :
> On 14/05/2014, Even Rouault <even.rouault at mines-paris.org> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I've followed the update process of the EPSG SRS database to latest v8.4,
> > and
> > just committed the updated files into libgeotiff, GDAL and PROJ trunk. Also
> > submitted to PostGIS.
> > From what I can see, among many changes and additions, 2 new projection
> > methods have been added:
> > * 1051,Lambert Conic Conformal (2SP Michigan)
> > --> looks very close to standard "Lambert Conic Conformal (2SP)", with the
> > addition of a new parameter K, the ellipsoid scaling factor.
> > * 1052,Colombia Urban
> > I don't think any of those 2 new methods are currently handled by PROJ, so
> > the
> > new PCS based on those projection methods (3 Michigan SRS, and several
> > dozains
> > of Colombia PCS) will not be handled by GDAL nor PROJ.
> > Regarding GDAL, I've improved the add_esri_column.py script (see
> > http://trac.osgeo.org/geotiff/changeset/2446), so that we have more ESRI
> > DATUM
> > names. That should make morphing from/to ESRI .prj files a bit better.
> > Regarding PROJ.4 'espg' and PostGIS spatial_ref_sys.sql files, I've also
> > added
> > the list of SRS that are GEOCCS (GeoCentric) and COMPD_CS (Compound
> > Horizontal
> > + Vertical).
> > Please let me know if you see issues.
> > libgeotiff:
> > http://trac.osgeo.org/geotiff/ticket/63
> > http://trac.osgeo.org/geotiff/changeset/2447
> > GDAL:
> > http://trac.osgeo.org/gdal/ticket/5462
> > http://trac.osgeo.org/gdal/changeset/27322
> > PROJ:
> > http://trac.osgeo.org/proj/ticket/236
> > http://trac.osgeo.org/proj/changeset/2448
> > Submitted for PostGIS :
> > http://trac.osgeo.org/postgis/ticket/2737
> > Best regards,
> > Even
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