[Qgis-developer] Lidar data into QGIS

Jean-Roc Morreale jr.morreale at enoreth.net
Wed Jan 29 00:26:54 PST 2014

Le 2014-01-29 09:07, Paolo Cavallini a écrit :
> Hi all,
> thanks for following up. Of course we need some smart way to deal with 
> such huge
> amounts of points (that's why I think we need a brand new provider).
> libLAS and PDAL
> seem to overlap, and at least one developer is involved in both: does
> anybody know
> why, and which one would be better to use?
> All the best.

if I'm not wrong, pdal is the successor of liblas as it is meant to 
access more file format and provide the same set of functionalities than 

Other interesting tools and libs are PCL, CLoudCompare, SPDLib/Viewer

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