[gdal-dev] using WFS in virtual format

Even Rouault even.rouault at spatialys.com
Tue Oct 18 06:20:53 PDT 2016

Le mardi 18 octobre 2016 01:11:24, jp internet a écrit :
> Hello,
> This is the first message I send on this list.
> I want to know if it's possible to write a VRT from a WFS datasource write
> with a .xml and not with WFS:http://.... thank you in advance for your
> help


not completely sure to understand what you want to do.

But you can

1) Create a special XML file that will contain the definition of the WFS 

2) You can reference either "WFS:http://" or a .xml file conforming to point 1) 
as the datasource name in a OGR VRT file


> Jerôme Potel

Spatialys - Geospatial professional services

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