[gdal-dev] How to install GDAL 2.x on CentOS 7 without being by building from source?

Sebastiaan Couwenberg sebastic at xs4all.nl
Fri Feb 10 10:06:37 PST 2017

On 02/10/2017 06:51 PM, Leonan Carvalho wrote:
> I'm using CentOS and it all working fine because a easy installation with
> "yum install gdal gdal-python" but this packages are outdated, the provided
> version is 1.11 which isn't quite the latest from 1.x major version.
> All repositories (that I know) area out-dated. There is no problem to
> install from source, even that you need to make it on several servers.
> Geographic Information Systems Stack Exchange Question :
> http://gis.stackexchange.com/q/227929/63611?sem=2
> Do you have any feedback or comment on this?

The packaging maintained by Fedora was recently updated to 2.1.3, you
can rebuild this (and all reverse dependencies) for CentOS:


EPEL has GDAL 1.11.4 for CentOS 7 which is only one release behind the
latest 1.11.x.

KInd Regards,


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