[gdal-dev] Tiled vs Stripped TIFs, how many overviews and why (wirh gdaladdo)?

Nikos Alexandris nikos.alexandris at felis.uni-freiburg.de
Fri Aug 1 09:19:17 EDT 2008

On Fri, 2008-08-01 at 13:52 +0200, Maciej Sieczka wrote:
> Nikos Alexandris pisze:
> > There has been a lot of discussion lately about using 
> > gdal_translate/gdalwarp with or without the "-co TILED=YES" option, 
> > about overviews and more. How can I determine what is best for my 300
> >  photos? I want faster loading and as less disk usage as possible...
> > what everybody wants :-)
> Nikos,
> Regarding disk usage you might find some hints here:
> https://trac.osgeo.org/qgis/ticket/605#comment:7
> (If there are errors in my analysis please Anybody point them out!)
> Maciek

Maciek (or Maciej?),

thank you for the useful hint. This makes a huge difference when it
comes to handle hundreds of tiff's.


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