Uploaded image for project: 'Spatial Information Systems'
  1. Spatial Information Systems
  2. SIS-461

Replace "ordinate" by "coordinate"

    XMLWordPrintableJSON

    Details

    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 0.3, 0.4, 0.5, 0.6, 0.7, 0.8
    • Fix Version/s: 1.0
    • Component/s: Geometry, Referencing
    • Labels:
      None

      Description

      Replace the term "ordinate" by "coordinate" for conformance with ISO 19111 terminology. The ISO standard said:

      In this document, a coordinate is one of n scalar values that define the position of a single point. In other contexts, the term ordinate is used for a single value and coordinate for multiple ordinates. Such usage is not part of this document.

      SIS was using ordinate, but OGC/ISO standards consistently use coordinate instead. We should align on international standard usage.

      This change implies the following incompatible changes:

      • In org.apache.sis.geometry.DirectPosition1D, public field ordinate is renamed coordinate.
      • Serialization UUID of DirectPosition1D and ArrayEnvelope¬†changed.

        Attachments

          Activity

            People

            • Assignee:
              desruisseaux Martin Desruisseaux
              Reporter:
              desruisseaux Martin Desruisseaux
            • Votes:
              0 Vote for this issue
              Watchers:
              1 Start watching this issue

              Dates

              • Created:
                Updated:
                Resolved: