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Re: [Pkg-grass-general] mapserver JPG input support



ok, I see that GDAL is better.  How about including
python mapscript inaddition to the already included
phpmapscript?

Jon



--- Frank Warmerdam <fwarmerdam@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, 8 Dec 2004 13:10:11 -0800 (PST), Jon Saints
> <saintsjd@yahoo.com> wrote:
> > List
> > 
> > I noticed our mapserver package is not compiled
> with
> > input support for using georeferenced jpg support
> in
> > our mapfiles.  Does any one have any objections,
> > performance or dependancy concerns with
> integrating it
> > into our package.
> 
> Jon,
> 
> Does the package include GDAL input support?  If so,
> you should avoid
> configuring TIFF, JPEG, PNG or GIF input support
> directly in mapserver
> as the GDAL based reader is more flexible than the
> direct support
> for these formats.  For instance, reprojection is
> only supported for these
> formats when used through GDAL.  So, they should
> normally be considered
> only for "lite" versions of MapServer trying to
> avoid use of GDAL. 
> 
> Best regards,
> -- 
>
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