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Infrastructure Map Server Developer

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what's the API function for distance query

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07-26-2012 08:04 AM

Hi there,


MapGudie has MeasureGreatCircleDistance(coord1, coord2) and MeasureEuclideanDistance(coord1, coord2) to calculate the distance between 2 points. What if I want to query the shortest and longest distance between one point and one layer which has one million points? Is there any API I can use? What's the solution I can use? Thank you

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Re: what's the API function for distance query

08-27-2012 02:10 AM in reply to: swimming123



Unfortunately, there is no APIs for topology like finding shortest path in MapGuide, you need to implement yourself. 

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