Installing libLAS using OSGeo4W¶
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This document describes how to install libLAS and its related utilities using OSGeo4W. OSGeo4W is a collection of Windows packages that uses the Cygwin installer to manage package dependencies. libLAS in its fully-featured form requires a number of dependencies, and these are all available via the OSGeo4W installer.
Obtain the OSGeo4W Installer. It is an executable that will run and automatically download and install selected packages.
OSGeo4W does not currently provide any options to install in any other locations besides
Choose “Advanced Install”.
libLAS is not part of any default package grouping, and it must be installed individually.
Select liblas from the “Commandline_Utilities” dropdown
Optional: Select liblas-python from the “Libs” dropdown
OSGeo4W Shellfrom Start-Programs-OSGeo4W
liblascommand to set environment variables necessary to support full libLAS operations.
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