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Geographic Determination Library Reference for Windows and z/OS

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Geographic Determination Library Reference for Windows and z/OS
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Allows the user to set the properties of the gdlHandle.

Syntax

intl gdlSetStr( gdlHandle hGdl, intl type, char* value, intl size );

Arguments

hGdl

The gdlHandle initialized by gdlInitialize. Input.

type

The type of shape to find. Input.

Type options:

GDL Variables Description
GDL_ZIP5_FILENAME Name of the GSB file that contains the ZIP Code boundaries.
GDL_ZIP9_FILENAME Name of the US.Z9 file of ZIP Code centroids.
GDL_TEMP_PATHNAME The temporary path.
GDL_GEOSTAN_PATH Direct GDL to return data in the datum specified in GeoStan using GsSetDatum. GDL performs datum conversions on the address- and ZIP4-level error surfaces created with gdlGenerateErrorSurface. This value should be the same as the value used to initialize GeoStan. If this path is not set, GDL returns data in the NAD83 datum.

value

An array of characters from which to read the property value.Input.

size

The size of the character array in value. Input.

Return values

GDL_ERROR

GDL_NOT_LICENSED

GDL_OK

Prerequisites

gdlInitialize

Alternates

None.