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Install GDAL ECW Support in Archlinux / Manjaro

---- ENGLISH VERSION ---- French version is below


A quick note to install ecw support for gdal under Archlinux / Manjaro.
It's very simply to install software under Archlinux base, more than Ubuntu ou Mac Osx.

1) Install ecw :
yaourt -Syua libecwj2 These command install ecw lib revision 3.3. A quick search with find or locate show that is in /usr/lib/ It's a very important fact to install gdal later.

2) Gdal installation
It's common to install gdal with pacman but you cannot edit the PKGBUILD. So I recommand to use gdal-filegdb in AUR repository. This package does not include only gdb support but also other plugins like openjpeg and others.

 yaourt -Syua gdal-filegdb During the install, the process requires you to edit PKGBUILD. You have to choose yes and add this option to the build :
--with-ecw=/usr Validate and let the build ends

3) Verifying :
gdalinfo --formats | grep ECW
ECW -raster- (rw): ERDAS Compressed Wavelets (SDK 3.x)JP2ECW -raster,vector- (rw+v): ER…