[Proj] C++ coding practices w.r.t object ownership

Even Rouault even.rouault at spatialys.com
Sun May 27 16:08:03 EST 2018

On dimanche 27 mai 2018 22:14:50 CEST Martin Desruisseaux wrote:
> I have one minor suggestion. In crs.hh file, there is the following
> comment in the GeodeticCRS class:
>     // slight departure from standard. We can't override coordinateSystem()
> since // GeographicCRS::coordinateSystem() returns cs::EllipsoidalCS which
> is not // derived from GeodeticCS (GeodeticCS is a pseudo union) ...
>     const cs::GeodeticCS &geodeticCoordinateSystem() const;
> I would suggest to not try too hard to represent verbatim the « union »
> constructs from ISO 19111, but rather focus on the intent.

Agreed. I wasn't really satisfied with this. A documentation note will do.

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