Supported Formats

This is a list of some of the common raster and vector formats supported by OSSIM. Note that this is not an exhaustive list.

FormatReadWriteDriverNotes
BILxxgeneral_raster_bil
general_raster_bil_envi
BIPxxgeneral_raster_bip
general_raster_bip_envi
BSQxxgeneral_raster_bsq
general_raster_bsq_envi
CADRGx
CIBx
DEMx
DTEDx
GeoJP2, JP2xxossim_kakadu_jp2
GeoPDFxNative Support for Both ISO and TerraGo GeoPDF
HDFxRequires GDAL Plugin
IMGxxgdal_HFARequires GDAL Plugin
JPEGxxjpeg
MrSIDxxossim_mrsid
NITF 2.0, 2.1xxnitf_block_band_separate
nitf_block_band_sequential
nitf20_block_band_separate
nitf20_block_band_sequential
NITF 2.1 w/JP2xxossim_kakadu_nitf_j2k
PNGxxossim_png
gdal_PNG
SRTMx
TIFF, GeoTIFFxxtiff_strip
tiff_tiled
tiff_strip_band_separate
tiff_tiled_band_separate
SHPxRequires GDAL Plugin
KMLxRequires GDAL Plugin
VPFxRequires GDAL Plugin with OGDI
ArcSDExRequires GDAL Plugin
Personal GeoDatabasexRequires GDAL Plugin
Oracle SpatialxRequires GDAL Plugin with OCI



Plugins

OSSIM supports a variety of file formats through the use of plugins. Path to the plugins must be defined in the ossim_prefs.

native*

  • jpeg
  • tiff_strip
  • tiff_tiled
  • tiff_strip_band_separate
  • tiff_tiled_band_separate
  • general_raster_bil
  • general_raster_bip
  • general_raster_bsq
  • general_raster_bil_envi
  • general_raster_bip_envi
  • general_raster_bsq_envi
  • nitf_block_band_separate
  • nitf_block_band_sequential
  • nitf20_block_band_separate
  • nitf20_block_band_sequential

* no plugin required

pngplugin

geopdfplugin

mrsidplugin

kakaduplugin

kmlsuperoverlayplugin

gdalplugin

Here's a sampling of some of the common raster formats available via the GDAL Plugin:

  • gdal_AAIGrid
  • gdal_ADRG
  • gdal_BLX
  • gdal_BMP
  • gdal_BT
  • gdal_DTED
  • gdal_EHdr
  • gdal_ELAS
  • gdal_ENVI
  • gdal_ERS
  • gdal_FIT
  • gdal_GeoRaster
  • gdal_GIF
  • gdal_GSAG
  • gdal_GSBG
  • gdal_GTiff
  • gdal_HDF4Image
  • gdal_HFA
  • gdal_IDA
  • gdal_ILWIS
  • gdal_INGR
  • gdal_JP2KAK
  • gdal_JPEG
  • gdal_KMLSUPEROVERLAY
  • gdal_Leveller
  • gdal_MEM
  • gdal_MFF
  • gdal_MFF2
  • gdal_NITF
  • gdal_PAux
  • gdal_PCIDSK
  • gdal_PCRaster
  • gdal_PNG
  • gdal_PNM
  • gdal_R
  • gdal_RMF
  • gdal_RST
  • gdal_SAGA
  • gdal_SGI
  • gdal_SRTMHGT
  • gdal_Terragen
  • gdal_USGSDEM
  • gdal_VRT
  • gdal_XPM
Last modified 5 years ago Last modified on Jul 26, 2012 4:55:04 PM