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From Ted Dunning <ted.dunn...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [spatial] Cartesian "Tiers" nomenclature
Date Mon, 28 Dec 2009 20:58:26 GMT
Nope.  You can't.

But you can make me happy with any of quad-trees or grid boxes or map-tiles.

On Mon, Dec 28, 2009 at 12:51 PM, patrick o'leary <pjaol@pjaol.com> wrote:

> If you look at it closer:
> - To programmers there's a quadtree implementation
> - To web users who use maps these are grids / tiles.
> - To GIS experts this is a form of multi-resolution raster-ing.
> - To astrophysicists these are tiers.
> - To the MS folks I've talked to they have quad something or other.
> - To math folks Cartesian levels makes sense.
>
> Can't make all the people happy all the time,
>



-- 
Ted Dunning, CTO
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