[gdal-dev] FWTools: gdatindex running slow...

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Fri Feb 22 15:12:40 EST 2008

estrada.adam at gmail.com wrote:
> All,
>     I have been using FWTools versions 2.0.4 and 2.1.0 and gdaltindex
> is taking considerably more time than in previous versions.  I recall
> it not working at all with version 2.0.3!  Earlier versions worked
> well and much faster than the current version.  Has anyone else
> noticed this performance difference?


I believe this relates to:


If you set the GDAL_LIST_SIBLING_FILES environment variable to FALSE
you may find it speeds up significantly.

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