[OSGeo-Standards] What's GMLCOV and GMLCOV for JPEG2000?

Stefan Keller sfkeller at gmail.com
Thu Jul 24 05:39:49 PDT 2014

Hi Mateusz

Thanks a lot for the quick response.
So put in other words:
It's about a geospatial coverage format
* under the hood of JPEG
* with a OGC GEOCONV-alike metadata encoding
* and a JPEG-alike regular raster/regular grid data encoding?


2014-07-24 14:22 GMT+02:00 Mateusz Łoskot <mateusz at loskot.net>:
> On 24 July 2014 13:41, Stefan Keller <sfkeller at gmail.com> wrote:
>> * What is roughly GMLCOV and GMLCOV for JPEG2000?
> GMLCOV is the overall of OGC GML Coverage encodings.
> GMLCOV for JPEG2000 is a proposal to extend the GMLCOV
> with yet another non-GML encoding format of a geospatial coverage,
> that is, JPEG2000.
> The idea is similar to GMLCOV extensions for GeoTIFF, NetCDF and other
> encodings.
> Best regards,
> --
> Mateusz  Łoskot, http://mateusz.loskot.net

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