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Is it possible to convert a shapefile to a gml file? If so, how and using what tools?

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Yes, using the command line ogr2ogr tool.

For example, given a "roads.shp" file, you could convert it using the following:

ogr2ogr -f GML roads.gml roads.shp

ogr2ogr provides a large array of options, so you might want to review them prior to executing. You can also use the tool to create only a subset of the input data and also reproject the output.

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