>>>And one final thing I am wondering about, I use the ShapefileAdapter
>>>constructor with a Rectangle2D parameter to only show a portion, and
>>>won't cut the borders (Is that by design)
>Probably. I'll talk to the developer and see what the design was.
>It probably says that if a shape is in the rectangle, use the whole
>shape. Is that what you are asking?
Yes that is what I was asking. But possibly your next paragraph may be
the answer I was looking for.
>If you want to have just the region of your data displayed, set the
>ranges on the lat/lon axes and use the setClip method of
>DisplayRendererJ*D to clip at the bounds to remove excess map lines.