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Shape files

Post by jlertola » Mon May 31, 2010 9:28 am

Is there any way to color lines in a shape file based on the attributes in its .dbf file?


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Re: Shape files

Post by daan » Mon May 31, 2010 10:04 pm

The short answer: No. The .dbf file is not used at present. The more complicated answer involves “coverage mapping files” (see Appendix B of the manual). However, coverage mapping files assume that the contents of a single .shp file are all one coverage.

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