[FWTools] OGR Hangs

Mateusz Loskot mateusz at loskot.net
Wed Dec 26 12:59:18 EST 2007

Richard Heimann [C] wrote:
> Hope everybody enjoyed holidaying.
> Now down to business for those who are working today.
> Sometimes OGR will hang. I have been using ogr2ogr to convert csv files
> directly to postgres database. The process typically takes about an hour or
> two but occasionally I will get a sequence of "multiple primary key"
> warnings and the process will then hang indefinitely taking cpu cycles but
> no longer writing anything to the tablespace.


It's important for us to know what version of FWTools you use?
Then we can identify version of GDAL/OGR that's included in the bundle.
The issue with multiple PK warning has been fixed/removed recently,
and perhaps you could try FWTools 2.0.4 ?
AFAIR, this version should include the fix.

Mateusz Loskot

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