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Subject: [ggl] map to cartesian
From: Mateusz Loskot (mateusz)
Date: 2010-03-30 07:56:04

fausto wrote:
> Hi Barend, all,
> regarding transformations from one coordinate system to another, I can
> see that the example below mentions Map projectons.
> Is there a way to transform GIS positions into simple cartesian x,y
> positions.
> If you were to draw a country loaded from a kml file or shapefile, how
> would you proceed?


A quick reply to your question, if you look in the SVN repository
you will find example called p03_projmap_example.cpp [1]
It should be much more helpful as it presents solution for very
similar problem to yours.


Best regards,

Mateusz Loskot,

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