[Mapserver-users] How to force GDAL to read tiffs?
Jason M. Nielsen
jnielsen at aero-graphics.com
Mon May 3 09:55:10 EDT 2004
Quoting Paco Regodon <mapserver at meteologica.es>:
> i am using mapserver-4.0-1mdk, the rpm package from Mandrake. It is compiled
> with tiff support:
> $ /var/www/cgi-bin/mapserv -v
> MapServer version 4.0 OUTPUT=PNG OUTPUT=JPEG OUTPUT=WBMP SUPPORTS=PROJ
> SUPPORTS=FREETYPE SUPPORTS=WMS_SERVER SUPPORTS=WMS_CLIENT SUPPORTS=WFS_CLIENT
> INPUT=TIFF INPUT=EPPL7 INPUT=JPEG INPUT=OGR INPUT=GDAL INPUT=SHAPEFILE
> Is there any way i can force using GDAL to read tiff images? I can't compile
> my own version. Is there any mapfile directive similar to OUTPUTFORMAT to
> force using GDAL instead of builtin support?
If I recall there is an option --WITHOUT-TIFF or something similar. There is at
least one thread on the mailing list about this. I had the same problem.
Basically if you tell mapserver itself no tiff but also tell it use gdal TIFF
suport will just be automagically used via gdal.
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