[GRASS-user] r.out.gdal not working

Tom Russo russo at bogodyn.org
Sun May 6 13:31:19 EDT 2007

On Sun, May 06, 2007 at 03:54:34PM +0100, we recorded a bogon-computron collision of the <glynn at gclements.plus.com> flavor, containing:
> This probably means that the GDAL library was built without GRASS
> support. This is quite common, as GRASS is one of the harder options
> to support. GRASS itself requires GDAL, so building a version of GDAL
> which supports GRASS involves first building GDAL without GRASS
> support, then building GRASS, then building GDAL again with GRASS
> support.

Isn't the gdal-grass plugin still the preferred way to get GRASS support into
gdal?  The "build gdal without grass, build grass, rebuild gdal" thing is a
real PITA, and the plugin is much easier.

I haven't upgraded GDAL since 1.3.2, though --- does the plugin still work 
with GDAL 1.4.0?

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