GeoAPI implementation as wrapper around the C/C++ GDAL
Available GDAL drivers are listed here
Some examples are:
Small subset of GDAL drivers
|netCDF ||Network Common Data Form|
|GTiff ||GeoTIFF File Format|
|WCS ||OGC Web Coverage Service|
GDAL needs to be built with the
If the package manager for a given platform does not support this option,
then GDAL may have to be built from the sources:
- Make sure that the
JAVA_HOME environment variable is defined
- Run on the command-line:
- Optionally run the command-line as a super-user:
- Verify with
configure --help for a list of options.
For example MacOS users may need to add the
--with-macosx-framework option at configuration time.
A file opened by GDAL.
Thrown when an I/O operation performed by the GDAL library failed.