[ms4w-users] MrSid support for MS4W

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Thu Mar 2 15:30:29 EST 2006

Mario Servin wrote:
> Hi everybody,
> I am trying to serve images from a MrSID file but I found the following 
> error:
> "msDrawMap():Image handling error. Failed to draw layer named "MyMrSidLayer"
> msDrawRaster: Image handling error. Unrecognized or unssuported image format
> drawEPP(): Image handling error. EPPL7 support is not available"
> I followed instructions from Frank Warmerdan. I downloaded 
> gdal_MrSID.dll from www.gdal.org <http://www.gdal.org> and put it into 
> c:\ms4w\Apache\gdalplugins, also I downloaded Geo_DSDK_5.0.6.955 for VC6 
> and copied all the files in Geo_DSDK- to 
> c:\ms4w\cgi-bin.
> Here is my actual configuration:
> MS4W 1.3


The instructions were for MS4W 1.4.0.  The plugin won't work unless
the GDAL is 1.3.1 and I'm not sure that is the case for MS4W 1.3.

Best regards,

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