[GRASS-user] link to datasets from other locations?

Hamish hamish_b at yahoo.com
Tue Jun 30 22:25:50 EDT 2009

Tim Michelsen wrote:
> There exist v.external and r.external to link to data which
> hasn't been imported into GRASS.
> But in order to save time and disk space I would like to
> link to data sets from other locations:
> How do I link to a raster and vector data in another
> location presuming it has the same projection?

add the mapset as a symlink to the mapset in the other location,
then use the @othermapset notation.

(at your own risk)



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