[gdal-dev] nodata in .bil format

Even Rouault even.rouault at mines-paris.org
Thu Mar 7 06:29:16 PST 2013

> >> gdalinfo lixo.bil
> >> ERROR 6: lixo.bil, band 1: SetNoDataValue() not supported for this
> dataset.
> > This message is displayed if GDALRasterBand::SetNoDataValue() is called.
> But in
> > normal situations, it should not, unless PAM is disabled. Are you disabling
> > by chance ?
> Yes I have (sometimes I has problems in classroom computers that didn't
> have writing privileges in the program's install dir and disable it).
> So apparently the situation is, with PAM disabled once can convert from
> .bil to .asc and that caries the nodata info but accessing the .bil
> with, for example gdalinfo (and my gdalread mex) does not read the
> nodata field. Right?

Should be fixed by r25701


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