The shapefile package

[Tags:library, public-domain]

A very simple interface for processing data in ESRI shapefile format. Includes functions for reading or writing whole .shp and .shx files, as well as for generating .shx index files from .shp data files. Also includes an interface to read individual records on-demand from shapefiles, useful for very large databases.


Dependencies base (>=3 && <5), binary, bytestring, data-binary-ieee754, dbf (>=, filepath, rwlock [details]
License PublicDomain
Author James Cook <>
Maintainer James Cook <>
Category Database
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Uploaded Mon Jul 27 16:22:41 UTC 2009 by JamesCook
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