[R-sig-Geo] Rshhs() import problem
Roger.Bivand at nhh.no
Wed Dec 9 20:01:38 CET 2009
On Wed, 9 Dec 2009, Maik Renner wrote:
> Dear R-Geographers,
> I am trying to use the GSHHS shoreline data for annotating my maps.
> I used Rgshhs() from the package maptools to import it into R as a
> Spatial object.
> However it seems that there is a problem due to the new version of
> In the help gshhs_1.11.zip is referred.
> Here is my example:
>> NZx <- c(160,180)
>> NZy <- c(-50,-30)
>> NZ <- Rgshhs("gshhs_c.b", xlim=NZx, ylim=NZy)
> Error in Rgshhs("gshhs_c.b", :
> Data not same version as software
> Is this a bug in Rshhs() or do I need some external librarys?
Please use gshhs_1.11.zip until an update can be made. Maybe
gshhs_1.12.zip will also work, but 2.0 will not, as the C struct
definition has been changed.
> Any suggestions welcome.
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