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Any Wpf Success?

Topics: General Topics, WinForms Controls
Nov 4, 2011 at 5:10 PM


I have a fairly simple application using WPF that will simulate planes flying around the map in patterns such as ellipses. I am wondering if anyone has had success using wpf either using a windows forms host or using SharpMap Controls for wpf, or using a windows forms host in wpf.

Also, maybe someone can tell me if this will be possible using SharpMap, ie flying planes around the map.


Charles Bardgett

Nov 8, 2011 at 6:28 AM

I must admit, I havn't tried to use SharpMap as hosted Windows Forms in WPF but I don't see a reason why it shouldn't work.

To move objects around on your map, you can use VariableLayerCollection.

If you are looking for a plain WPF Solution you may want to try Paul den Dulks SharpMap port AFAIK It does not support the VariableLayerCollection concept, but I doubt that that is the best approach for a WPF solution anyway.

Hth FObermaier