The KML Problem

KML is if nothing well supported by many applications. We allow export of it at WeoGeo. But why is it every time I use it I get just a little bit angry? Take this simple OGR command: ogr2ogr -where “description LIKE ‘%chair_lift%'” -f KML chair_lifts.kml output.kml “aerialway_line” See that LIKE? It’s in there because the … Continue reading The KML Problem

KML in ArcGIS Explorer Build 380

I figured I’d try Chad’s Mogadishu Refugee Migration KML in ArcGIS Explorer and see how it looks. While it appears that KML rendering has improved, its still not able to handle transparency. Take a look at the same KML in Google Earth. KML support in AGX still has quite a way to go.