Created on July 1, 2005, 11:28 AM
ElevationFile to handle data from USGS SDTS transfers.
||Provides basic methods to allow for tarballed DDF files or untarred DDF files.
||This class is a specialization of the
ElevationFile class created
specifically to load DEM format data from the USGS archives.
||ElevationFile is an abstract base class used to define the interface
between files holding terrain data and the JAVA3D classes that
convert the terrain data into geometric primitives.
||Class for handling a tarballed SDTS data set.