GDAL is a translator library for raster and vector geospatial data formats that is released under an X/MIT style Open Source License by the Open Source Geospatial Foundation. As a library, it presents a single raster abstract data model and single vector abstract data model to the calling application for all supported formats. It also comes with a variety of useful command line utilities for data translation and processing. The NEWS page describes the December 2021 GDAL/OGR 3.4.1 release.

OSGeo project

See Software using GDAL

DOI 10.5281/zenodo.5884351

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