[GRASS-user] Getting Started with GRASS Python Scripts
nik at nikosalexandris.net
Thu May 23 17:27:36 PDT 2013
Martin Lacayo wrote:
> I am having trouble getting started with GRASS Python scripts.
Note the following useful GRASS-Wiki pages:
> I am using GRASS 6.4 on Debian. Could some provide a basic example of a
> Python script that imports a raster and exports the same raster?
You mean importing in the GRASS GIS data base? Like, you have created a
Location (no matter which way) and you want to use on of the r.in.* modules to
import data in a specific Location?
Or is it to load raster maps, already in a GRASS Location, into Python for
> In particular I am interested in seeing the entire setup of a database
> (locally on disk), location, and mapset from start to finish.
> Every example I have found starts with an existing database, location, and
> mapset. I have been able to get past this part by using the GUI, but I
> need to be able to script their creation.
This section in GRASS-Wiki might be of your interest:
Also, check this source:
> Is it possible to script the creation of a database (locally on disk),
> location, and mapset?
So, yes it is.
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