[Gdal-dev] --formats

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Wed Jan 24 12:01:10 EST 2007

Bryan Keith wrote:
> On the subject of formats, I find it useful to use, for example:
> gdalinfo --format gtiff
> to get the -co options.  Is there an equivalent with ogrinfo?  Like 
> Bart, I'm also still running 1.3.2


No, there is no equivelent for OGR.  Unfortunately the OGR driver model
is somewhat different and generally less sophisticated than GDAL.  I hope
one day to do a "grand unification" of GDAL and OGR to a common driver and
metadata model but it is unclear if or when that will happen.

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