[fdo-users] SHP .qix

Mateusz Loskot mateusz at loskot.net
Tue Aug 19 11:05:07 EDT 2008

Dan Stoica wrote:
> The answer in no.
> What are the .qix files?


.qix is an extension used by spatial index for Shapefile [1] originally 
implemented [2] by Frank's Shapelib and used now by MapServer, OGR, and 
other projects.. It is used also in Quantum GIS.

[1] http://mapserver.gis.umn.edu/cgi-bin/wiki.pl?ShpTree

Best regards,
Mateusz Loskot, http://mateusz.loskot.net
Charter Member of OSGeo, http://osgeo.org

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