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rgdal

Bindings for the Geospatial Data Abstraction Library
Roger Bivand [cre, aut], Tim Keitt [aut], Barry Rowlingson [aut], Edzer Pebesma [ctb], Michael Sumner [ctb], Robert Hijmans [ctb]
GPL (>= 2)
Provides bindings to Frank Warmerdam's Geospatial Data Abstraction Library (GDAL) (>= 1.6.3) and access to projection/transformation operations from the PROJ.4 library. The GDAL and PROJ.4 libraries are external to the package, and, when installing the package from source, must be correctly installed first. Both GDAL raster and OGR vector map data can be imported into R, and GDAL raster data and OGR vector data exported. Use is made of classes defined in the sp package. Windows and Mac Intel OS X binaries (including GDAL, PROJ.4 and Expat) are provided on CRAN.
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Package Version Released
rgdal 0.8-9 1 year 25 weeks ago
rgdal 0.8-8 1 year 26 weeks ago
rgdal 0.8-7 1 year 26 weeks ago
rgdal 0.8-6 1 year 30 weeks ago
rgdal 0.8-5 1 year 37 weeks ago
rgdal 0.8-4 1 year 39 weeks ago
rgdal 0.8-3 1 year 40 weeks ago
rgdal 0.8-11 1 year 7 weeks ago
rgdal 0.8-10 1 year 17 weeks ago
rgdal 0.8-01 1 year 43 weeks ago
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The rgdal package allows R users to call upon the Geospatial Data Abstraction Library (GDAL). GDAL and the bundled OGR library provide the means for reading and writing vector and raster data using a...
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