Add spatial reference system

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Description

Add a term to the spatial references controlled vocabularies. The better way is to have CUAHSI add the term to the official vocabulary through their web page: http://his.cuahsi.org/mastercvreg/

Usage

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addSpatialReferences(ID, SRSID, Name, IsGeographic, Notes)

Arguments

ID

Unique ID.

SRSID

Integer identifier for the Spatial Reference System from http://www.epsg.org/

Name

Name of the Spatial Reference System.

IsGeographic

Boolean, indicating whether the spatial reference system uses geographic coordinates

Notes

Descriptive information about the Spatial Reference System.

Value

Nothing returned

Author(s)

Dominik Reusser

See Also

Use getMetadata to retrieve values.

Examples

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#connect to standard database
getDefaultDB()
#add data
addSpatialReferences(ID=4269,SRSID=4269, Name="NAD83", 
	IsGeographic=TRUE, Notes="todo: include notes in this example")