[gdal-dev] Re: Fwd: merging shapefiles larger than 4GB

Jukka Rahkonen jukka.rahkonen at mmmtike.fi
Tue May 3 11:10:10 EDT 2011

Harsha Ch <harsha.ch <at> gmail.com> writes:

> Thanks all for the replies and pointers. Jukka I am curious how were you able
to merge upto 8GB shape files

Sorry about being unclear. I was appending shapefiles into Spatialite database
instead of merging shapefiles because I met the absolut limit of 4 GB filesize
for the SHP part.  Spatialite database file worked fine till about 8 GB filesize.

-Jukka Rahkonen-

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