[gdal-dev] Getting BigTiff support in Ubuntu 9.04 64bits

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Fri Aug 14 11:44:03 EDT 2009


Please use --with-libtiff=internal instead of --with-tiff=internal.

On Fri, Aug 14, 2009 at 11:17 AM, Felix Schalck<felix.schalck at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm trying to create a high resolution topographic map of europe in
> grass, using cgiar-cis srtm datas. The data is shipped in 5*5° tiles
> which I need to somhow paste together. On the grass mailing list, I
> was told to use gdalwarp in order to achieve this. Unfortunately, my
> current gdalwarp command (1.5) tells me the final TIF file will be
> over 4GB large, so that I need to get BigTIFF support.
> To do so, I downloaded the 1.6 source from the main gdal site, and
> launched ./configure with the following options:
> sudo CFLAGS="-O2 -march=k8 -pipe" ./configure --with-tiff=internal
> --with-hide-internal-symbols --with-jpeg=/usr --enable-largefile
> --with-libz=internal
> The command works fine, but the final message gives:
>  LIBTIFF support:           external (BigTIFF=no)
>  LIBGEOTIFF support:        internal
> Somehow there must be a config option I'm missing; and I would be very
> thankful if somebody in here could explain me what I'm doing wrong.
> regards,
> Felix Schalck
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