[Geowanking] splitting up maps for mapview
schuyler at nocat.net
Sun Feb 20 19:59:52 PST 2005
* On 14-Feb-2005 at 11:55PM PST, Russell Nelson said:
> The program that I wrote takes a pile
> of maps with world files, and creates a set of tiles that cover those
> maps. This is for use with my 'mapview' program. I'll also write a
> web service which hands out those tiles for use with Jef Poskanser's
The utilities that come with GDAL (http://gdal.org/) will do this for
you nicely as well.
Have you considered simply serving the DOQQ data via WMS, perhaps
using MapServer or some such? That would save you the trouble of
having to make tiles at all.
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