PNM – Netpbm (.pgm, .ppm)
Driver short name
Driver built-in by default
This driver is built-in by default
GDAL includes support for reading, and creating .pgm (greyscale), and .ppm (RGB color) files compatible with the Netpbm tools. Only the binary (raw) formats are supported.
Netpbm files can be created with a type of PNM.
MAXVAL=n: Force setting the maximum color value to n in the output PNM file. May be useful if you planning to use the output files with software which is not liberal to this value.
NOTE: Implemented as
This driver supports the
This driver supports virtual I/O operations (/vsimem/, etc.)