[aprssig] Shapefile Problem
vk2tv at exemail.com.au
Fri Nov 21 02:47:50 CST 2008
In the last few days weather warnings have been made available for aprs
Those of us running xastir have encountered a common problem in that the
warning area is not defined and coloured (filled) on the display. The
object icon is displayed. If auto-fill is enabled in Map Properties the
entire map is grey, with black county outlines.
Many of us have been attempting various configuration options to
overcome this issue and we'd appreciate any guidance from those more
experienced with shapefiles. I have the various files - shp, prj, shx
and dbf files in maps/Counties. At least some others have an identical
What we are seeing are the shire (county) outlines and the shire names.
We have loosely touched on the possibility of the Australian data being
in an incompatible format.
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