shapefile: Parser and related tools for ESRI shapefile format

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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.


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Dependencies base (>=3 && <5), binary, bytestring, data-binary-ieee754, dbf (>=, filepath, rwlock [details]
License LicenseRef-PublicDomain
Author James Cook <>
Maintainer James Cook <>
Category Database
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Uploaded by JamesCook at 2009-07-27T16:22:41Z
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