[gdal-dev] Re: Reprojecting w/ gdalwarp .. cant figure it out

fork forkandwait at gmail.com
Tue May 10 16:09:04 EDT 2011

Frank Warmerdam <warmerdam <at> pobox.com> writes:

> Fork,
> The problem is that you have used an ESRI style file directly under the
> mistaken impression that it is compatible with GDAL/OGR.  ESRI uses a
> variation of the the WKT coordinate system format.
> Try:
> gdalwarp -s_srs utm10n.prj -t_srs ESRI::spwasth.prj \
>    -co "TFW=YES" ortho_imagery/ortho_1-1_1n_s_wa033_2009_1.tif foo.tif
> The ESRI:: prefix before the filename tells GDAL/OGR to convert from
> ESRI format into "normal" WKT.


That seems to work, though I might have to wait to overlay it for now.

Thanks so much!  I love GDAL!

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