[gdal-dev] Re: ESRI arcgis 9.x
jukka.rahkonen at mmmtike.fi
Thu Dec 17 18:35:58 EST 2009
Frank Warmerdam <warmerdam <at> pobox.com> writes:
> OGR cannot currently read shapefiles without a .shx file. The .sbn and
> .sbx files are spatial indexes, and not used by GDAL. The .shx file is
> basically a "shape id to file offset" index.
OpenJUMP can read features from just a lonely .shp file , and then save the full
package with .dbf and .shx. That has helped me sometimes.
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