[FGS] Swapping out GDAL
nsavard at mapgears.com
Wed Apr 22 10:57:39 EST 2009
Marc Pfister wrote:
> I needed MrSID support so I built a new version of GDAL 1.6.0 with MrSID
> enabled. What's the best and most reversible way to get it into FGS? So
> far I have only done configure and make so can I just copy the GDAL apps
> over the existing ones in FGS, and then use the original FGS GDAL
> package to revert should things go sideways?
> Or should I really take the time to build a new package?
By supposing that all the GDAL depencies are all the same as the ones
you use for compiling, it should work. You can give it a try. I'll
suggest to make a backup of your actual fgs installation. To help you
locate where each file goes, you could download a GDAL FGS package on
maptool.org and look to the directory structure.
Dependencies with fgs 1.0.0:
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