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Re: WGS84 Data & distance queries
Posted by: Ulf Küßner
Date: May 09, 2007 03:47PM

While this is quite possible, it has large impact on the CPU, and of course it doesn't use a decent spatial index, which could speed queries up quite a bit.
Having all the specific features such as length() distance() etc. would really be beneficial for some more advanced applications.
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But then again, who would use mysql for advanced applications?
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