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What units are used in GDAL Proximity or GRASS Rasterize? - 'new size' parameter

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According to the GDAL Proximity page:

-distunits PIXEL/GEO:

Indicate whether distances generated should be in pixel or georeferenced coordinates (default PIXEL).

So you can specify the distances in pixels or in the unit of the coordinates you used to georeference the raster.

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