GTA - Generic Tagged Arrays

Driver short name


Build dependencies


GDAL can read and write GTA data files through the libgta library.

GTA is a file format that can store any kind of multidimensional array data, allows generic manipulations of array data, and allows easy conversion to and from other file formats.

Driver capabilities

Supports CreateCopy()

This driver supports the GDALDriver::CreateCopy() operation

Supports Georeferencing

This driver supports georeferencing

Creation options

Creation options can be specified in command-line tools using the syntax -co <NAME>=<VALUE> or by providing the appropriate arguments to GDALCreate() (C) or Driver.Create (Python). The following creation options are supported:

  • COMPRESS=[NONE/BZIP2/XZ/ZLIB/ZLIB1/ZLIB2/ZLIB3/ZLIB4/ZLIB5/ZLIB6/ZLIB7/ZLIB8/ZLIB9]: Defaults to NONE. Set the GTA compression method.

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