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=== Display monitors ===
=== Display monitors ===


In GRASS 7 the {{cmd|d.barscale|version=70}} module can draw a number of styles of bar scale and north arrows directly in the GIS monitor; in GRASS 6.4.3+ the north arrows can be drawn on the monitor with the {{cmd|d.graph}} module or the {{addoncmd|d.mark}} addon module:
In GRASS 7 the {{cmd|d.barscale|version=70}} module can draw a number of styles of bar scale and north arrows directly in the GIS monitor; in GRASS 6.4.3+ the north arrows can be drawn on the monitor with the {{cmd|d.graph}} module or the {{AddonCmd|d.mark}} addon module and the appropriate [[IconSymbols|symbol]]:


[[Image:barscales7.png]] [[Image:n_arrows7.png]]
[[Image:barscales7.png]] [[Image:n_arrows7.png]]

Revision as of 10:35, 26 June 2013

GRASS GIS and Cartography

Using ps.map as cartographic engine

  • Some screenshots:
Geomap klein.jpg
Ps.output.png
Forestgaps Moseltal Germany.png

Display monitors

In GRASS 7 the d.barscale module can draw a number of styles of bar scale and north arrows directly in the GIS monitor; in GRASS 6.4.3+ the north arrows can be drawn on the monitor with the d.graph module or the d.mark addon module and the appropriate symbol:

Barscales7.png N arrows7.png

Using GMT

  • Export to the GMT software package for publication quality cartography

See also