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Is it possible to create a checker for http://coord.info/GC1F0QW ??

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asked Dec 20, 2015 in (OBSOLETE) Checker requests by Budzdunwerkin (240 points)
It is possible with the GenericPolyChecker . The tedious pat is to write a config with all polygons. It is not hard you can do it yourself. Contact me if you wild like detailed instruction.
But there will be one problem. The revisit rule below cant be check . I would as the CO before tagging the challenge. Bur a checker without GC code could of course be created. Even be linked top from the challenge to not introduce false negative on the challenge

 "If you are one of the few that had already cleared out the Sacramento area prior to this challenge being published.  You have the option to revisit an existing cache in any given minute square then post a note to that cache page with your explanation that it is a revisit for the purpose of this challenge. You can only use 10 revisits for this challenge. The remainder of your finds will still have to be found by you after the publication date of this challenge"
I was hoping someone else would do it. I don't know much about computers. The revisit rule wouldn't apply to very many any more, if any at all. From what I understand there is a macro on GSAK for this but I use a MacBook. Can that information be transferred to a project-gc checker?
To create the tag you have to create a textfile with the name and the edges of the square in the format   
"<polyname1>": {"rect":[minlat,maxlat,minlon,maxlon]},
The coordinate has to be in decmal dergrees
There is alot of tool to convert degrees minutes to decimal degrees
An easy way would be to use a spreadsheet for the conversion is realy to divide the minutes by 60 and add it to the degree is i suspekt you already knows
The top left have the corners of
N 38 40.000 W121 32.000    38.66666667,-121.53333333
N 38 40.999 W121 32.999    38.68331667,-121.54998333

And threfore the tag
"N40E32": {"rect":[38.66666667,38.68331667,-121.53333333,-121.54998333]},
and the next
"N40E31": {"rect":[38.66666667,38.68331667 ,-121.51666667 ,-121.53331667]},

Add all other other squares after it. Remove the last , and add
{    "polygons": {
in the beginning and
}}
at the end and the tag is complete like below
{"polygons": {
"N40E32": {"rect":[38.66666667,38.68331667,-121.53333333,-121.54998333]},
"N40E31": {"rect":[38.66666667,38.68331667 ,-121.51666667 ,-121.53331667]}
}}


I tagged a checker at http://project-gc.com/Challenges//17201

Create all other squares and add the tag is done. There is only one complication and that is that there is a max length of a tag config, If you run into the limit just test them a couple at a time and the final complete tag will have to be send to the support and add to the database.
So create them in a local textfile at your computer and copy them to a tag to test them online. To create a tag press the tag script button on the checker i linked to.

Notice that all squares except the last has to have a , at the end and dont add a gc code to the tag before the all squares is added. The tag can be reused for all tests

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