[gdal-dev] ECW driver as a plugin
jasonbeverage at gmail.com
Fri Feb 12 12:36:38 EST 2010
Awesome, thanks for the info Even!
On Wed, Feb 10, 2010 at 3:27 PM, Even Rouault
<even.rouault at mines-paris.org> wrote:
> In case it might interest you, the UbuntuGIS team packages a GDAL ECW plugin :
> Le Wednesday 10 February 2010 19:28:08 Jason Beverage, vous avez écrit :
>> Hi Frank,
>> By "official" version of the plugin I meant the definitive source. I
>> would have expected to find the ECW plugin as part of GDAL itself, or
>> downloadable from the GDAL website rather than going through GRASS to
>> get the GDAL ECW plugin. Just wanted to make sure I was getting the
>> plugin from the "right" place.
>> On Wed, Feb 10, 2010 at 12:59 PM, Frank Warmerdam <warmerdam at pobox.com>
>> > Jason Beverage wrote:
>> >> Hi all,
>> >> I'm exploring different methods of deploying GDAL with ECW support and
>> >> saw various posts about building ECW support as a plugin vs including
>> >> it within the build. I found the GDAL ECW plugin and instructions
>> >> here (http://home.prea.net/node/79) but the source is from the GRASS
>> >> project. I tried it out with GDAL 1.6.3 and it seemed to work great.
>> >> Is this the "official" GDAL ECW plugin?
>> > Jason,
>> > The approach described seems fine, but the project does not produce
>> > "official"
>> > binaries for linux itself, and so there is no official version of the
>> > plugin.
>> > Best regards,
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