[OSGeo-Discuss] [Board] [Ica-osgeo-labs] The LAS format, the ASPRS, and the “LAZ clone” by ESRI
mpg at flaxen.com
Mon Mar 2 22:49:44 PST 2015
The ASPRS LAS committee has been roundly criticized in the past for not operating in an open, consensus-driven, transparent manner.
My personal feeling is that LAS - or any future lidar standard - is now too important a topic to be left to the ASPRS committee. The OGC model and the grass-roots, GeoJSON-style model both have their own pros and cons, admittedly, but at least with those two models you know where you stand.
> On Mar 3, 2015, at 1:13 AM, Even Rouault <even.rouault at spatialys.com> wrote:
> With my mostly uninformed eyes in that topic, I don't know if OGC is the most
> relevant organization in that matter. It seems that the ASPRS would be a more
> natural host as it has already published the spec of the (uncompressed) LAS
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