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GIS programming

Get minimum Bounding box of shapefile c++ program

Get minimum Bounding box of shapefile c++ program. This program not only reads shapefile, but makes you aware to readĀ other files, i.e files which have .dbf, .exe, .png etc format without having software. Before that you should know aboutĀ bits, byte order, and conversion of bytes to other data types and most importantly the format of … Continue reading Get minimum Bounding box of shapefile c++ program

c++ program to read shapefile header

c++ program to read shapefile header. Shapefile can be read if you know the format of Shapefile files i.e of .shp, .shx, and .dbf file. ESRI provided technical description of the Shapefile files which describes very clearly about the format of storage of data in all three formats i.e .shp, .shx and .dbf. You can … Continue reading c++ program to read shapefile header