[gdal-dev] Re: Different result from GML with .xsd and .gfs
jukka.rahkonen at mmmtike.fi
Sun Jan 22 07:18:03 EST 2012
Even Rouault <even.rouault <at> mines-paris.org> writes:
> Yes, this is due to the XML mini parser directly integrated to GDAL that is
> used to parse the .xsd. It doesn't understand the XML encoding header, so
> assumes the content to be always utf-8.
> As suggested by someone in a previous related bost, you'd better use iconv
> instead of editing the files.
> 1) ogr2ogr -f GML testi.gml m_asalue.tab
> 2) iconv -f iso-8859-1 -t utf-8 < testi.gml > testi_utf8.gml
> 3) iconv -f iso-8859-1 -t utf-8 < testi.xsd > testi_utf8.xsd
> 4) ogr2ogr -f SQLite -dsco spatialite=yes -a_srs epsg:2392 test.sqlite
Perhaps worth mentioning this in the GML driver document? Now it gives a feeling
that encoding support is general for both .gml and .xsd.
Expat library supports reading the following built-in encodings :
How about adding something like:
" However, the .xsd schema files are parsed with the integrated minidriver which
does not understand different XML encodings. It expects encoding to be always
utf-8. If attribute names in the schema file contains non-ascii characters it is
better to use external iconv utility and convert both the .gml and .xsd file
into utf-8 encoding first. "
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