[Geowanking] C Library to Parse WKT or WKB Formats

Mateusz Loskot mateusz at loskot.net
Fri Aug 10 13:14:08 PDT 2007

Artem Pavlenko wrote:
> On 10/08/07, Mateusz Loskot <mateusz at loskot.net> wrote:
>> Andrew Larcombe wrote:
>> > Although it's not on the list of supported formats, I *swear* ogr
>> > does wkt/wkb.
>> >
>> > gdal.org/ogr
>> Yes, it does, but OGR is written in C++ and requires C++ compiler.
> Doesn't OGR use GEOS for wkb/wkt parsing ?


No, it doesn't.
OGR uses its own WKT/WKB parser.

Mateusz Loskot

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