[gdal-dev] GDAL 2.1 and Norwegian SOSI

Blumentrath, Stefan Stefan.Blumentrath at nina.no
Tue May 3 12:39:46 PDT 2016

Hei Even,

Thanks for the incredibly quick fix. I shall test at once.


-----Original Message-----
From: Even Rouault [mailto:even.rouault at spatialys.com] 
Sent: 3. mai 2016 21:33
To: gdal-dev at lists.osgeo.org
Cc: Blumentrath, Stefan <Stefan.Blumentrath at nina.no>
Subject: Re: [gdal-dev] GDAL 2.1 and Norwegian SOSI

Le mardi 03 mai 2016 21:06:14, Blumentrath, Stefan a écrit :
> Dear GDAL-devs,
> I just tried to open a Norwegian SOSI file with ogrinfo from GDAL 
> 2.1dev but get: FAILURE:
> Unable to open datasource `./ADM_kommune_2018_Masoy.sos' with the 
> following drivers.
> 'ogrinfo --formats' does not list the SOSI driver either. But I am 
> sure I did compile with '--with-sosi' and gdal-config --dep-libs lists 
> the openfyba libs used for the driver.

Hum, I see this is actually a 2.1.0 regression.
Fix available in https://trac.osgeo.org/gdal/ticket/6500

> So my question is,: were there any changes from 1.11 to 2.x which may 
> affect the driver? Any chance someone will make that working again?
> Unfortunately our mapping authority does not seem to be maintaining 
> the OpenFYBA lib any more (SOSI version 4.5 not yet supported), so I 
> can understand if you are not too keen on fixing the issue (if it is 
> not local).
> Thanks for any help.
> Kind regards,
> Stefan

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