[Gdal-dev] GDAL Translate and PNM format

Jim Julian julian at preferred.com
Mon Mar 10 19:59:21 EST 2003

HI Andrey,

    The BIL file was originally an HGF from the SRTM download site mentioned by
Markus Neteler. The files seem to be DEM files and contain a no_data value
which is negative.

                                                                 Jim Julian


At 10:36 AM 3/10/03 +0300, you wrote:
>On Mon, Mar 10, 2003 at 12:10:45AM -0500, Jim Julian wrote:
> >    The switches work, of course, but the bil format turned out to be of
> > a type not compatible with the PNM format (INT16). I settled for GeoTiff.
>You can safely convert Int16 into UInt16 (with -ot switch) if you have
>only positive values in input file.
>Andrey V. Kiselev
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