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I want to add the fid to the attribute table using ogrinfo in OSGeo4W Shell.

Here is my code:

ogrinfo layer.shp -sql "ALTER TABLE layer ADD COLUMN ID integer" 
ogrinfo layer.shp -dialect SQLite -sql "UPDATE layer SET ID = FID"

The GDAL:OGR SQL help https://www.gdal.org/ogr_sql.html points out that sometimes it is necessary to add the fid as a column, as it is the case for me.

Does anyone has a clue how to solve this? Maybe by iterating a rownumber?

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I found a simple way to add a rownumber with ogr

ogrinfo layer.shp -dialect SQLite -sql "UPDATE layer set ID = rowid+1"

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