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Interpreting Shapefile metadata to use in World File

Im currently using gdal/ogr to read metadata concerning shapefiles and I am able to read them correctly. I am also able to convert these shapefiles to tif using QGIS and now the next step I need is to ...
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Change GeoNetwork default metadata view

I have GeoNetwork (v 3.0.4) and I want to add the Supplemental Information attributes to the default metadata view. How can it be done?
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Checking date ECW orthophoto taken?

I've have several orthophotos stored in an ECW (Enhanced Compression Wavelet) file format. For most of them the exact acquisition date is referred in the file name - e.g. "Paris_24_12_2011". But for ...
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Determining scale of downloaded data (shapefile, raster, etc)?

When downloading digital data (either shapefile, raster, layer, GDB etc.) how do you determine the scales? Is there a simple way? I know scale definitions are different for geographers and ...
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ASCII Raster Statistics?

I have downloaded the following precipitation data in .nc4 format(attached). I have opened the 'PRECIPITATION' variable in the file in QGIS and I have made a note of its statistics. As working with nc ...
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Customizing ISO 19139 metadata profile in ArcCatalog?

I'm using the ISO 19115/19139 metadata standard, and I need to convert some optional elements into mandatory elements. Is it possible to achieve this using ArcCatalog as the metadata editor? About ...
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Edit table or map metadata programmatically via API in CartoDB

I'm trying to automate the creation of datasets and maps with CartoDB. Now I would like to add the metadata information (source, attribution, description, etc). Is it possibile? I don't find this in ...
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Converting TIFF (DIMAP) to .xyz file format with GDAL

We are attempting to convert a .tif file into .xyz file. We have been using gdal_translate on a linux box and this is the line we've used: gdal_translate -strict -of XYZ ABC.tif ABC.xyz -mo ABC.dim ...
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os module can't find time files were created, because “system can't find file specified”

I have ~200 layers in a Map Document, and I am trying to find the dates that these layers were created on (so I can export to database later). Some of these layers are housed in groups and sub-groups ...
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How to remove or reset all metadata from FileGeoDatabase (*.gdb)?

Removing metadata from shapefiles is fairly easy, since they are stored in a seperate xml file. How can I remove or reset all metadata in a FileGeoDatabase (*.gdb)?
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Accessing advanced metadata formats from ArcGIS REST API?

Esri allows us to choose the style of the metadata we would like to use: Those styles allow you to add more specific metadata e.g. more description about a specific field like this: the problem is, ...
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Copy resolution extent CRS metadata from one raster file to another using raster R

I have two geotiff raster files, one has all the metadata information and in the other the information was lost. I know that all the metadata information was exactly the same so I want to copy it from ...
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Does ArcGIS Collector capture device metadata?

Does ArcGIS Collector capture device metadata along with observed data ie. actual device location, system date, GPS accuracy?
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How can I find pixel spacing in azimuth and range and look angle from envi sarscape?

I have a quad-pol ALOS-PALSAR dataset, which I have read using Envi SarScape. Now I find to read the header or where the following information is written: pixel spacing azimuth pixel spacing slant ...
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How to update ArcGIS online metadata using the API?

I am trying to update metadata (XML file) for ArcGIS online items using the REST API but I am not quite sure how to do that. It says in the documentation that I should be able to change the metadata ...
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Displaying Raster Source Information

I have a large number of raster files I'm working on. I need to figure out how each of the files was processed from. I have a composite land cover map and would like to view the file names and ...
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INSPIRE section not working in Geonetwork

I followed this tutorial: http://geonetwork-opensource.org/manuals/trunk/eng/users/administrator-guide/configuring-the-catalog/inspire-configuration.html?highlight=inspire And I enabled INSPIRE in ...
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Benefit of adding Metadata descriptions to layers using ArcCatalog?

I've tried adding Metadata to my primary shapefiles before using ArcCatalog, however, I don't know if this really adds anything professionally to my layers. Is Metadata and Layer description in ...
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Aquisition date of digital globe imagery, Image Metadata File

It might sound strange but I cant seem to find the acquisition date of images I acquired from digital globe. In the metadata file i only find the date the images were send to me. I am using Qgis. ...
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What does PRIM_MILES and COUNTYP010 stand for?

I've downloaded the county boundaries (1 million scale) from this link: http://nationalmap.gov/small_scale/atlasftp.html?openChapters=chpbound#chpbound A sample of the attributes in the dataset is: ...
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Geonetwork Empty Geographic bounding box

I set up Geonetwork 3.02 while creating a metadata geographic bounding box and spatial extent is empty. How can I fix these problems ? I use turkish language. Can you help me please?
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Link an online WMS service to the current metadata

I'm trying to add a WMS service to a metadata. But I couldn't choose the layer.((CBS.POI_ECZANE_WS(1)) I use crome and also tried Internet Explorer.
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Issues related to lack of Landsat 8 Metadata usage in i.landsat.toar run [duplicate]

In my application of i.landsat.toar, I am coming across an issue for which there is previous precedence. LANDSAT 8 i.landsat.toar error GRASS 7 Computer Basics: Data Used: Landsat 8; Operating ...
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How to save aliases and metadata in shapfile in Qgis

Is there a way to save the aliases in a Qgis shapefile? When I save the shapefile in a different name or open it in a different Qgis project the entered aliases are disappeard. Same for metadata. Is ...
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Reading GRIB band metadata with GDAL

I'm trying to use GDAL in python to get only the temperature band from this GRIB file that has 2 bands. I can't just do temp_band = ds.GetRasterBand(1) because sometimes, but not always, the grib ...
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Item Description on a Feature Class Not Appearing on a Published Feature Access Service via ArcGIS Server?

I have a feature class in an SDE where metadata has been loaded via the 'Load XML Recordset Document' option of the feature class. When viewing the item description of the feature class, the metadata ...
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Extract metadata with arcpy from orthoimagery

I'm very new to ArcGIS, and GIS is general. I am trying to build a script that will extract metadata from orthoimagery .tifs. Below is my test code to see if I can get the metadata from one file. It ...
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Is there a way to universally manage Tags within ArcGIS products? [duplicate]

Tags appear to be quite pervasive. Tags associated with item descriptions can originate in an ArcMap document, and these are then carried forward in map services and up to ArcGIS online as well. ...
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How to read metadata file from R [closed]

How to read metadata file parameters( like sun elevation,REFLECTANCE_MULT_BAND etc ) from the user interface or from R How can end user validate the parameter of metadat file(.mtl) How can I pass ...
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How can I see the 'Custom Options' metadata following Save As in QGIS?

In QGIS 2.10 Pisa, I've right-clicked a layer in the TOC and used Saved As ... to save a shapefile with a new name. During this process, I used the Custom Options (Data Source and Layer) to include ...
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Define band specific metadata of a GeoTIFF file using GDAL (gdalwarp/gdal_translate)

Does anybody know how to change or set the "Description" option/tag (band specific metadata) of a GeoTIFF file using GDAL? To specify what I mean, this is an example of gdalinfo return from a GeoTIFF ...
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Is there a way to locate plugins in the QGIS gui programatically from pyqgis?

I've let my love of shiny new QGIS plugins get the better of me, and I'm finding it difficult to remember which menu / submenu / panel that a given plugin is in. I'm using well over 100 now, and going ...
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Find and replace text in metadata of feature classes

I have 36 feature classes in individual feature datasets. I need to update a portion of the metadata for all the feature classes. I want to find a string of text in the distribution portion of the ...
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Update Description of Feature Class in SDE or GDB

I need to add a Description to a Feature Class using arcpy. The feature class lives in our enterprise geodatabase. The Feature Class does not live in an MXD file, nor will it ever for this script's ...
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Metadata edit bar disappeared in Arc Catalog

could anybody help me? in my Arc Catalog the edit bar for Metadata disappeared. In my Catalog it looks like this: But this ist from Esri website, it should look like this: How can I add this ...
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Are there methods of filtering gps-data with metadata?

In our project we captured GPS-tracks from a few electric vehicles in the timeframe of a year. In total we captured around 13000000 GPS-points this way. The captured data comes from electric powered ...
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XML Document points to the wrong location after using arcpy.BatchProject()

I'm trying to reproject a number of shapefiles representing contours from NAD_83_Albers to NAD_83_UTM_Zone_9N using arcpy.BatchProject(), but I have to use python/regex to preserve a particular file ...
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What are the options to auto populate metadata for data received from external sources?

We receive quite a many spatial data from various sources and export to our enterprise database (Esri). But no metadata is available in Description table. I am looking for a tool or method to get all ...
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pyCSW & GeoNode — how to import metadata?

I'am using pyCSW as part of GeoNode 2.4. I need to transfer matadata from old app, which is powered by GeoNode 1.2 and GeoNetwork. But I can't find pycsw-admin.py file, which is supposed to import ...
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From where can I get Landsat 7 and Landsat 8 metadata files?

I downloaded satellite images but mtl files were not in the zip. I searched a lot but i dint get from where to download mtl files. I need to convert radiance to temperature in both L7 and L8 images.
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Landsat 8 dataset processing in batch?

I´m trying to open Landsat images at Geotiff with metadata in ENVI. I have a dataset of 101 Landsat 8 images and I want to open all the images and then save them to do some band math either on ...
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Expose ckan datasets by CSW server

I am reviewing the properties of ckan and am unsure about whether it has the ability to expose datasets stored with ckan. As I found, ckan uses pycsw for harvesting remote CSW servers. The ...
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Storing metadata of various services according to ISO 19119?

I need to store the metadata of web services according to ISO 19119 standard. Hence I am looking for some guidelines for designing the database for storage. Can any one suggest any document to help ...
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Is there a service to check whether a gps path belongs to a public road?

I have a bunch of GPS tracks. I want to exclude the ones which go via public roads. I'm interested in off-road segments only. Is there any public api to check if a given set of coordinates belongs to ...
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How to interpret BUFR descriptors

I'm processing BUFR products from Eumetsat and I would like to ask for your help about the following descriptors: 002028 SEGMENT SIZE AT NADIR IN X DIRECTION 002029 SEGMENT SIZE AT NADIR IN Y ...
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Ensuring data quality from organizations

You are working for an organization that receives data from other organizations in different data formats (geospatial files, spreadsheets, text files, etc.) Is there specific things you would ask ...
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In CartoDB, is it possible to associate metadata with dataset columns?

I have some data in google spreadsheets. I've been moving the data to cartodb.com because I want to use CartoDB for mapping. As well as mapping, I want to be able to access the raw data and present it ...
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FME Writing metadata to ArcGIS Online

I am trying to figure out how to write metadata to ArcGIS Online Feature Service from ORACLE SDE and how to update the existing Feature Service metadata, using FME or other tools. I am able to read ...
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ArcGIS - Problems Using Specific MapServer

I'm trying to use this MapServer, but I'm having a very difficult time with the attribute table of a specific layer. I need the coordinates of each hydrant in franklin county in kentucky. When ...
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Python/GDAL hyperspectral Image wavelengths

I can open and read a hyperspectral image using GDAL according to the instructions brought by Max König here: So after reading the data like this : data = gdal.Open( filename ) then I can see ...