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in multigeocoder, changed eval to klass.send for security. Also chang…

…ed test DB name and tried to apply the precision fix to GoogleGeocoder

git-svn-id: 9265c765-0211-4c68-b2df-6d1bd6e20c4d
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commit 92e081e0ace1c4efa8ed533214cba45654429a0a 1 parent 23bd1e5
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  1. +12 −8 lib/geo_kit/geocoders.rb
20 lib/geo_kit/geocoders.rb
@@ -64,7 +64,7 @@ class CaGeocoder < Geocoder
# Template method which does the geocode lookup.
def self.do_geocode(address)
- raise ArgumentError ' requires a GeoLoc argument' unless address.is_a?(GeoLoc)
+ raise ArgumentError(' requires a GeoLoc argument') unless address.is_a?(GeoLoc)
url = construct_request(address)
res = Net::HTTP.get_response(URI.parse(url))
return if !res.is_a?(Net::HTTPSuccess)
@@ -132,9 +132,9 @@ def self.do_geocode(address)
res.street_address = doc.elements['//ThoroughfareName'].text if doc.elements['//ThoroughfareName']
# Translate accuracy into Yahoo-style token address, street, zip, zip+4, city, state, country
# For Google, 1=low accuracy, 8=high accuracy
- # TODO: why won't ReXML find the AddressDetails element?
- # accuracy = doc.elements['//AddressDetails'].attributes['Accuracy'] if doc.elements['//AddressDetails']
- #res.precision=%w{unknown country state state city zip zip+4 street address}[accuracy]
+ address_details=doc.elements['//AddressDetails','urn:oasis:names:tc:ciq:xsdschema:xAL:2.0']
+ accuracy = address_details ? address_details.attributes['Accuracy'] : 0
+ res.precision=%w{unknown country state state city zip zip+4 street address}[accuracy]
return res
@@ -265,7 +265,7 @@ def self.do_geocode(address) "Caught an error during Yahoo geocoding call: "+$!
- end
+ end
# Provides methods to geocode with a variety of geocoding service providers, plus failover
# among providers in the order you configure.
@@ -277,7 +277,6 @@ def self.do_geocode(address)
# - currently only provides the first result. Sometimes geocoders will return multiple results.
# - currently discards the "accuracy" component of the geocoding calls
class MultiGeocoder < Geocoder
# This method will call one or more geocoders in the order specified in the
@@ -287,8 +286,13 @@ class MultiGeocoder < Geocoder
# 98% of your geocoding calls will be successful with the first call
def self.do_geocode(address)
GeoKit::Geocoders::PROVIDER_ORDER.each do |provider|
- res = eval("#{provider.to_s.capitalize}Geocoder.geocode(\"#{address}\")")
- return res if res.success
+ begin
+ klass=GeoKit::Geocoders.const_get "#{provider.to_s.capitalize}Geocoder"
+ res = klass.send :geocode, address
+ return res if res.success
+ rescue
+ logger.error("Something has gone very wrong during geocoding, OR you have configured an invalid class name in GeoKit::Geocoders::PROVIDERS. Address: #{address}. Provider: #{provider}")
+ end
# If we get here, we failed completely.
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