GDAL is a translator library for raster and vector geospatial data formats. As a library, it presents a single raster abstract data model and single vector abstract data model to the calling application for all supported formats. It also comes with a variety of useful command line utilities for data translation and processing.





To see what versions of GDAL are available type

module avail gdal

To see what other modules are needed, what commands are available and how to get additional help type

module help  gdal

To use GDAL, include a command like this in your batch script or interactive session to load the gdal module:

module load gdal


Be sure you also load any other modules needed, as listed by the module help gdal command.