[gdal-dev] Python Wheels for gdal

Even Rouault even.rouault at spatialys.com
Thu Jan 30 05:41:07 PST 2020

> Maybe having libgdal and gdal as separate wheels could make sense if no one
> solution can be found?

I see in
a --no-binary switch that is apparently to not install wheels. So probably a 
single pip package could be use for both use cases. Comments for people 
experienced with that welcome.

> I have no overview over the licenses of the dependencies.
> Is there an overview available?

An easy way is to start at
And clicking on each of the listed dependency to display its license 
information (in the right part)

> Would limiting ourselves to permissive FOSS licences remove any important
> features?

The main GPL dependency I think of is the Poppler one, used for the PDF 

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