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man(1) citydecoder man(1)

[1mNAME[0m
citydecoder - Generate city/site data files for use with SPLAT from
U.S. Census Bureau files of Incorporated Places/Census Designated
Places

[1mSYNOPSIS[0m
[1mcitydecoder [22mfile

[1mDESCRIPTION[0m
[1mcitydecoder [22mis an utility that reads U.S. Census Bureau files of Incor-
porated Places/Census Designated Places, and generates city/site data
files for use with SPLAT! software. Files for use with this utility are
available for download free of charge from: http://www.cen-
sus.gov/geo/www/cob/bdy_files.html.

Please select the ARC/INFO Ungenerate (ASCII) Metadata Cartographic
Boundary Files from this site and unzip them prior to importing them to
citydecoder. U.S. Census files are cataloged by the two digit FIPS code
for the region (state) they represent. citydecoder takes as an argument
the two-letter file prefix plus the FIPS code of the region or state
being processed.

[1mEXAMPLES[0m
citydecoder pl34

[1mFILES[0m
[4m/usr/bin/citydecoder[0m

[1mSEE ALSO[0m
[1msplat[22m(1),

[1mBUGS[0m
No known bugs at this time.

[1mAUTHOR[0m
Sindre Pedersen Bjordal (foolish@guezz.net)

[1mHISTORY[0m
2007 - Text copyed from README

1.0 09 December 2007 man(1)

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