[gdal-dev] Is this vsi* behavior intended?

Even Rouault even.rouault at mines-paris.org
Sat Jan 21 16:15:18 EST 2012

> Even,
> Thanks for the explanation + fix but I was not aware that the correct
> syntax is to use a double slash. The docs does not sate that and in fact
> the examples there http://trac.osgeo.org/gdal/wiki/UserDocs/ReadInZip
> show (for example)
> ogrinfo -ro -al -so
> /vsizip/vsicurl/http://svn.osgeo.org/gdal/trunk/autotest/ogr/data/poly.zip

Yes, there is syntax sugar for combining /vsizip/ and /vsicurl/ where you are 
not obliged to repeat twice the slash between them, but however it seems not 
to exist for /vsigzip/ and /vsicurl/.

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