Using geospatial data in applications on Linux with GDAL

What is geospatial data, and how can I use it?

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Christopher Michaelis

Date archived: January 4, 2017 | First published: February 01, 2011

Learn the concepts of geospatial data, including data formats, coordinate reference systems, and where to find data, and get an overview of tools available and how to use data in code. You'll construct an example application, using the Geospatial Data Abstraction Layer (GDAL) and UMN MapServer to demonstrate the concepts learned.

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