[gdal-dev] gdal_merge vs gdalbuildvrt

Even Rouault even.rouault at spatialys.com
Fri Feb 6 01:38:50 PST 2015

>  gdalbuildvrt is a more
> powerful tool that provides a virtual raster that acts as a 'window'
> into the
> input datasets, potentially with reprojection amidst other options.

Small correction: gdalbuildvrt can only deal with datasets of the same 

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