[gdal-dev] ogr2ogr in python

Alessandro Candini candini at meeo.it
Wed Feb 8 05:48:50 EST 2012

Yeah Paolo, your solution is probably the easiest way to reach my goal, 
I did't thought at it...


> On Wed, Feb 8, 2012 at 11:38 AM, Alessandro Candini<candini at meeo.it>  wrote:
>> You are right: I have put ogr2ogr.py file inside /usr/bin and...
>> user at office ~ $ ogr2ogr.py
>> ERROR: Python bindings of GDAL 1.8.0 or later required
>> The problem is that I cannot update my GDAL version at the moment, it will
>> mess up all my dependencies and so on...
>> Is there an alternative?
> Alessandro,
> maybe I am misunderstanding here, but if you need to run the ogr2ogr
> command, why don't you run the version included in your package as an
> external command from Python?
> You may use the subprocess library for doing this, like:
>>>> from subprocess import call
>>>> call(['ogr2ogr'])
> best regards
> P

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