[gdal-dev] Contours from the python interface

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Tue Mar 30 08:33:05 EDT 2010

Martin Raspaud wrote:
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> Hi,
> I rebound on the previous contour thread to ask if it is possible to burn
> contours/borders into raster programatically with python ?


Yes. The gdal_fillnodata.py utility is just a python script,and you can examine
it to see how to call the fillnodata algorithm.  The gdal_rasterize utility
is a program, but the algorithm is also exposed in python (with some loss of
flexibility) and it can be seen in use in the test script at:


Good luck,
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