[GRASS-user] batch import/sql shapefiles

Wolf Bergenheim wolf+grass at bergenheim.net
Tue May 13 05:59:55 EDT 2008

On 13.05.2008 10:52, maning sambale wrote:
> Hi,
> This simple script doesn't seem to work on my cygwin bash
> for i in *.shp; do
> 	ogr2ogr -f "ESRI Shapefile" -where "ELEVATION>10" $i_elev $i;
> done

You have two errors:

1) (as Hamish pointed out) $i_elev is a legal variable name so you want 
2) {i}_elev will become shapefile.shp_elev, which ogr2ogr might have a 
problem with..

so instead try: $i_elev ==> elev_$i



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