On Wednesday, 16 February 2011 at 11:33 AM, mounir younes wrote:
Hello everyone I have 3 questions:
> 1- is there a way to add images or icons to features? or use them instead of the geometries?
you cannot add them to the feature; it is more that you can draw the feature using the appropriate symbol (define as an icon or image).
> 2- does anyone know where one could download good quality shapefiles? (countries)
> 3- what are the kind of maps that could be used with geotools ? (other than shp)
have a look in the plugins and unsupported folders to see what formats people have written for geotools.