com.esri.arcgis.geometry
Interface IGeographicCoordinateSystemEdit

All Superinterfaces:
Serializable
All Known Implementing Classes:
GeographicCoordinateSystem

public interface IGeographicCoordinateSystemEdit
extends Serializable

Provides access to members that control the properties for a geographic coordinate system.

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Server.

Supported Platforms

Windows, Solaris, Linux


Method Summary
 void define(Object name, Object alias, Object abbreviation, Object remarks, Object useage, Object datum, Object primeMeridian, Object geographicUnit)
          Defines the properties for a geographic coordinate system.
 void defineEx(String name, String alias, String abbreviation, String remarks, String useage, IDatum datum, IPrimeMeridian primeMeridian, IAngularUnit geographicUnit)
          Defines the properties for a geographic coordinate system.
 

Method Detail

defineEx

void defineEx(String name,
              String alias,
              String abbreviation,
              String remarks,
              String useage,
              IDatum datum,
              IPrimeMeridian primeMeridian,
              IAngularUnit geographicUnit)
              throws IOException,
                     AutomationException
Defines the properties for a geographic coordinate system.

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Server.

Supported Platforms

Windows, Solaris, Linux

Parameters:
name - The name (in)
alias - The alias (in)
abbreviation - The abbreviation (in)
remarks - The remarks (in)
useage - The useage (in)
datum - A reference to a com.esri.arcgis.geometry.IDatum (in)
primeMeridian - A reference to a com.esri.arcgis.geometry.IPrimeMeridian (in)
geographicUnit - A reference to a com.esri.arcgis.geometry.IAngularUnit (in)
Throws:
IOException - If there are interop problems.
AutomationException - If the ArcObject component throws an exception.

define

void define(Object name,
            Object alias,
            Object abbreviation,
            Object remarks,
            Object useage,
            Object datum,
            Object primeMeridian,
            Object geographicUnit)
            throws IOException,
                   AutomationException
Defines the properties for a geographic coordinate system.

Description

Use the Define method of IGeographicCoordinateSystemEdit to set the properties of a geographic coordinate system. A geographic coordinate system is defined (at minimum) by a name, an angular unit of measure, a horizontal datum, and a prime meridian.

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Server.

Supported Platforms

Windows, Solaris, Linux

Parameters:
name - A Variant (in, optional, pass null if not required)
alias - A Variant (in, optional, pass null if not required)
abbreviation - A Variant (in, optional, pass null if not required)
remarks - A Variant (in, optional, pass null if not required)
useage - A Variant (in, optional, pass null if not required)
datum - A Variant (in, optional, pass null if not required)
primeMeridian - A Variant (in, optional, pass null if not required)
geographicUnit - A Variant (in, optional, pass null if not required)
Throws:
IOException - If there are interop problems.
AutomationException - If the ArcObject component throws an exception.