[Gdal-dev] Error converting UK .NTD MERIDIAN files

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Tue Mar 11 16:27:18 EST 2003

Stuart Robinson wrote:
> I am trying to convert a number of UK .NTF MERIDIAN files to a shape 
> file using OGR and get the following error messages
> ERROR 1: Attempt to read 32 to 37, beyond the end of 36 byte long type 
> ‘16’ record.
> The numbers 32 and 37 are different for each file
> Some tiles seem to convert OK but others are missing in the final .SHP file
> Any help would be appreciated


Could you supply a sample file directly by email that causes the problem?
I believe the problem is in the node record translation and relates to
getting the NUM_LINKS and derived fields wrong.

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