[gdal-dev] Writing Coded Domain Values from GDAL

Even Rouault even.rouault at spatialys.com
Tue Dec 22 04:51:49 PST 2015

Le mardi 22 décembre 2015 12:46:29, Gane R a écrit :
> I tried to read the coded domain values from GDAL, I used special sql
> requests from GDAL as described in FileGeoDB driver. I got the values in
> the XML format.
> Is it possible to write coded domain values from GDAL using special sql
> request.
> I saw that it was possible from ESRI filegeodb API, can this be done from
> GDAL itself.

You could likely do it by using the XML_DEFINITION layer creation option.

It is for example used by ogr_fgdb_11() in

In this test, the value of XML_DEFINITION is set to the content of 

It doesn't test Coded Domain Values though , so I'm not completely sure this 
will work if you had C.D.V in it.


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