[mapserver-users] How do I use ASRP maps in mapserver?

Jeff McKenna jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com
Wed Dec 9 11:44:06 EST 2009

Alans wrote:
> Jeff McKenna wrote:
>> First, you should execute 'gdalinfo --formats' on your server to check
>> if you has SRP support.  Look for something like "SRP (ro) : Standard 
>> Raster Product (ASRP/USRP)" in the returned list of formats; this will 
>> verify that your local MapServer/GDAL build can read the ASRP format.
> Thanks Jeff,
> It looks like my GDAL is out of date. 'gdal --version' reports:
>   GDAL 1.6.0dev, FWTools 2.0.6, released 2008/02/03
> 'gdalinfo --formats' does not list SRP as a supported format.
> My GDAL came as part of FWTools. I will attempt to update GDAL and try
> again.
> Alan

No problem.  If you are on Windows, MS4W does come with SRP support by 
default (http://www.maptools.org/ms4w/).

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