[GRASS-user] Importing Raster- Newbie

Markus Neteler neteler at osgeo.org
Wed Mar 10 14:37:30 EST 2010

On Wed, Mar 10, 2010 at 4:49 PM, Franz Okyere <franzzoa77 at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I registered on your list only a few days ago and I love to use grass (newbie though), but I am having a problem importing a geotif raster data. Any clue as to why that is happening? I have pasted the text below. I have tried using the -o flag but I never get the syntax right.
> Thanks
> Franz
> (Wed Mar 10 15:43:05 2010)
> r.in.gdal input=C:\Users\Franzy\Desktop\Ahafo_prst\tograss.tif output=ahohyehye_class
> Warning 1: TIFFFetchNormalTag:ASCII value for tag
> "GeoASCIIParams" does not end in null byte
> No projection name! Projection parameters likely to be meaningless.

Please report the output of

gdalinfo tograss.tif

It seems to be a somewhat tricky GeoTIFF file. Maybe we understand more from
the gdalinfo output.


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