[Freegis-list] shape file with gen2shp

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Thu Nov 25 15:32:42 CET 2004

Ken Waters wrote:
> Hi Ari,
> I believe I tried that route already.  I think the problem may have been 
> that I couldn't find the shapelib C library compiled for Windows.  I 
> looked for Windows binaries for the shapelib library but didn't find 
> them.  Your documentation points to a URL 
> (http://gdal.velocet.ca/projects/shapelib/index.html) for the required 
> shapefile C library.  I get a dead link when I try to access this URL.  
> I think that was why I gave up before and tried the 'gen2shp' option.  
> Is there another location for this library?
> If a CPAN module can do it all, in Windows, then I'm on board!


By the way, the authoritative url for shapelib is now:


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