[FWTools] ogr.py for windows with GEOS support

Frank Warmerdam fwarmerdam at gmail.com
Wed Mar 2 13:26:43 EST 2005

On Wed, 2 Mar 2005 09:22:49 -0800, Ryan, Adam <ARyan at co.linn.or.us> wrote:
> Hi Frank, et al.
> I downloaded FWTools 0.96 and tried to buffer a geometry but was told GEOS
> support is not enabled.
> Is it possible to get a version of ogr.py for Windows built against the GEOS
> library, or am I confused?


I'm sorry, but I build FWTools on windows with Visual Studio 6, and
I don't seem to be able to build GEOS with that so for the time
being we are out of luck.  At some point I will upgrade to 
Visual Studio .net for the win32 FWTools builds and then I should
be able to include GEOS. 

Best regards,

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