[Gdal-dev] GDAL and C

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Thu Sep 18 23:44:59 EDT 2003

André Vinícius dos Santos wrote:
> Thanks Frank!
> But, do you know how I can to open a geotiff image on C ?
> André Vinícus



#include "gdal.h"

int main()

	GDALDatasetH hDS;


	hDS = GDALOpen( "abc.tif", GA_ReadOnly );

I really think you need to look at the tutorial material for GDAL
programming, the C API reference docs, gdal_translate.cpp, and gdal.h
before asking more general questions.

Best regards,

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