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v.support — Updates vector map metadata.

Keywords

vector, metadata

Synopsis

v.support
v.support --help
v.support [-r] map=name  [organization=phrase]   [date=datestring]   [person=phrase]   [map_name=phrase]   [map_date=datestring]   [scale=integer]   [zone=integer]   [threshold=float]   [comment=phrase]   [cmdhist=command]   [--help]  [--verbose]  [--quiet]  [--ui]

Flags

-r

Replace comment instead of appending it

--help

Print usage summary

--verbose

Verbose module output

--quiet

Quiet module output

--ui

Force launching GUI dialog

Parameters

map=name [required]

Name of vector map
Or data source for direct OGR access

organization=phrase

Organization where vector map was created

date=datestring

Date of vector map digitization (e.g., "15 Mar 2007")

person=phrase

Person who created vector map

map_name=phrase

Vector map title

map_date=datestring

Date when the source map was originally produced

scale=integer

Vector map scale number (e.g., 24000)

zone=integer

Vector map projection zone

threshold=float

Vector map digitizing threshold number (e.g., 0.5)

comment=phrase

Text to append to the comment line of the map’s metadata file

cmdhist=command

Command line to store into vector map history file (used for vector scripts)

Description

v.support is used to set/update vector map metadata.

Example

# update scale to 1:24000
v.support myvectmap scale=24000
# update organization
v.support myvectmap organization="OSGeo labs"
v.info myvectmap

See Also

v.build, v.info

Author

Markus Neteler, Trento

Last changed: $Date: 2011-11-08 13:24:20 -0800 (Tue, 08 Nov 2011) $

Source Code

Available at: v.support source code (history)

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