Re: [R] read Idrisi file

From: Roger Bivand <>
Date: Thu, 06 Nov 2008 11:34:47 +0000 (UTC)

Abdou Ali <a.ali <at>> writes:

> Dear Sirs,
> Is there a R function to read an Idrisi image (*.rdc & *.rst)

Yes, please see the rgdal package, which can read this format. The "Spatial" Task View (CRAN) might have got you the information you need without posting. Depending on the size of your data, used the GDAL bindings directly, or use sp classes if the raster isn't huge.

Roger Bivand

> Thanks
> mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code. Received on Thu 06 Nov 2008 - 11:38:25 GMT

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