Take the 2-minute tour ×
Geographic Information Systems Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for cartographers, geographers and GIS professionals. It's 100% free, no registration required.

we have a large contiguous network that will have legitimate overshoots (like a dead end street), but may or may not have illegitimate overshoots. Using FME, I can't seem to manufacture a way to find these overshoots. It is new to me, but I cannot work out how to do it. A long lunch yesterday for Mothering Sunday may have removed a large number of brain cells, but I can't work out a way to do it.

Any ideas? Thanks in advance.

share|improve this question
    
Flag the true one ways and no through streets through your attributes - use the length transformer and calculate the distances - test for that distance and exclude them. –  Mapperz Mar 11 '13 at 13:31

1 Answer 1

up vote 2 down vote accepted

I have used SmartCleaner (get transformer from here) When fixing dangles. Another option would be MRFClener it's very good but costs.

share|improve this answer
    
Thanks Simplexio. I did look at Smartcleaner, but that deletes the links, which I will use to clean it, but I want to note them first, report on them. We don't have the license for MRF though! –  Hairy Mar 11 '13 at 11:34
1  
Yeah . that MRF lisence is expensive. You can open SmartCleaner and see how it does magic. It's just CustomeTransformer after all. –  simplexio Mar 11 '13 at 12:00
    
How do you open it all up @simplexio? –  Hairy Mar 12 '13 at 11:29
1  
add Smartcleaner_2013 from FME store to your workspace and right click it. Choose Edit, edit and close window –  simplexio Mar 12 '13 at 11:50
    
Good man, thanks a lot (Newby) –  Hairy Mar 13 '13 at 14:34

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.