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How does MapObjects-Java handle shapefiles with duplicate fields?
At MapObjects-Java 2.x, shapefiles that contain duplicate fields can now be processed by automatically renaming the duplicate fields.
The naming process behaves as follows:
If the original dbf field names are:
NORMAL, NORMAL, FULL_SIZED, FULL_SIZED
The fields are automatically renamed:
NORMAL, NORMAL_1, FULL_SIZED, FULL_SIZ_1