Next, we need to implement the ability to export a shapefile. The process of exporting a shapefile is basically the reverse of the "import" logic, and involves the following steps:
All this work will take place in the
shapefileIO application, with help from some
utils.py functions. Before we begin, let's create an exporter module to handle the exporting process. Go to the
shapefileIO directory, and create a new module named
exporter.py. Initially, we're just going to add a dummy function ...