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May 18, 2012 2:51:37 PM (6 years ago)
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    88GDAL - Geospatial Data Abstraction Library
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    10 It is sometimes pronounced "goo-doll" (a bit like goo-gle), while others pronounce it "gee-doll".
     10It is sometimes pronounced "goo-doll" (a bit like goo-gle), while others pronounce it "gee-doll," and others pronounce it "gee-dall."
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    1212== What is this OGR stuff? ==
     
    1818OGR used to stand for ''OpenGIS Simple Features Reference Implementation''. However, since OGR is not fully compliant with the OpenGIS Simple Feature specification and is not approved as a reference implementation of the spec the name was changed to ''OGR Simple Features Library''. The only meaning of OGR in this name is historical. OGR is also the prefix used everywhere in the source of the library for class names, filenames, etc.
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    20 == When GDAL project was started? ==
     20== When was the GDAL project started? ==
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    2222In late 1998, Frank Warmerdam started to work as independent professional on the GDAL/OGR library.
     
    7272GDAL/OGR is written in ANSI C and C++. It can be compiled with [wiki:SupportedCompilers all modern C/C++ compilers].
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    74 == I have a question. Where can I get more information? ==
     74== I have a question that's not answered here. Where can I get more information? ==
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    7676If you don't find an answer after browsing this [wiki:FAQ], there are several other resources available: