The USDA Forest Service distributes GIS data as Esri Geodatabase extensible markup language (XML) files. I downloaded one in the hopes that I would be able to convert it to something less esoteric ...
I would like to convert a shp file to map file. I know should use these steps: shp -> osm -> pbf -> map For step 1 I use a python script : ogr2osm.py For step 2 I use osmosis, but I get ...
I would like to automate a conversion process which converts a polygon vector dataset (either sqlite or shp) to a dxf using a named column as layer name for the dxf file. The column / layer name is ...
I'm starting to mess around with some of the GDAL toolsets, specifically the ogr2ogr. I'm working with converting a 2000 ACSII DXF file to shapefiles depending on geometry. Everything seems to work ...
I need to rename the field names (attributes) in a shapefile. Is there an easy way to do this from the command line?
On our aerial wildlife surveys we typically generate dozens of GPX files, and usually convert most of them into shapefiles for display in a GIS application. GPX files are a terrific way of keeping all ...
I am attempting to get a nice KML for simple review of POI/geocoding from a CSV. I a using ogr2ogr and a vrt. You can see the vet file below, with two attempts to get this right. Basically, the issue ...
As a followup to my previous question (Converting SimpleGeo Places GeoJSON file to shapefile), I am now struggling with what I perceive might be an ogr2ogr "memory" limitation, but I cannot be sure. ...
Similar to another question I posted previously, I'm trying to import datasets from Esri geodatabases into a PostGIS database directly, and inside the data there are greek letters and symbols that are ...