[ms4w-users] MrSid support for MS4W

Mario Servin mservin at gmail.com
Thu Mar 2 21:10:37 EST 2006

Dear Frank,
Thanks for your prompt answer. I downloaded and installed the last version 
of MS4W (1.4.0) followed again your instructions and get nothing but the 
same error.
Could somebody use this plug in correctly?
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Frank Warmerdam" <warmerdam at pobox.com>
To: "Mario Servin" <mservin at gmail.com>
Cc: <ms4w-users at lists.maptools.org>
Sent: Thursday, March 02, 2006 5:30 PM
Subject: Re: [ms4w-users] MrSid support for MS4W

> 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
> Mario,
> 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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