[FWTools] Re: ms4w, GDAL_DATA and ogr

Jeff McKenna jmckenna at dmsolutions.ca
Fri Apr 1 13:40:03 EST 2005

thanks Frank.  I'll add all of the reference files to the next version 
of MS4W.


Frank Warmerdam wrote:

> Jeff / Richard, 
> In order for OGR and GDAL to properly evaluate EPSG codes you
> need to have the EPSG support files found in the gdal/data directory
> in CVS available at the directory referenced by GDAL_DATA.  
> In particular the files gcs.csv and pcs.csv, but you should really just
> distribute all the files in the gdal/data directory as pretty much all of them
> are important in some context.   You can just copy them from the FWTools
> tree for now if you like. 
> Best regards,

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