How does one manually change STATISTIC_MIN/STATISTIC_MAX metadata within a raster band using gdal?

I want to preserve the color scale but ensure that the STATISTIC values are set as needed.


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Use gdal_edit.py -unsetstats your_raster_file arg to remove existing stats, then gdalinfo -stats your_raster_file to recalculate them.

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