Opened 13 years ago

Closed 13 years ago

#3785 closed enhancement (fixed)

allow gdaldem to use GMT color palettes.

Reported by: cgsbob Owned by: warmerdam
Priority: normal Milestone: 1.8.0
Component: Utilities Version: unspecified
Severity: normal Keywords: gdaldem GMT


Seeing the gdaldem color table discussion on the mail list got me to think that the GMT cpt files would be a great source of color tables for gdaldem. Wouldn't it be great if gdaldem could be used with the color tables at

Btw, QGIS has a new plugin called "1-band raster colour table" (see, which seems to use many of the cpt-city palettes.

Change History (1)

comment:1 by Even Rouault, 13 years ago

Milestone: 1.8.0
Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

Good suggestion.

r20833 /trunk/gdal/apps/ (gdal_utilities.dox gdaldem.cpp): gdaldem : support GMT .cpt palette files for color-relief (#3785)

r20834 /trunk/autotest/utilities/ (data/color_file.cpt Test GMT .cpt palette files support (#3785)

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