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Imports a GRASS GIS specific raster archive file (packed with r.pack) as a raster map


raster, import, copying


r.unpack --help
r.unpack [-op] input=name.pack  [output=name]   [--overwrite]  [--help]  [--verbose]  [--quiet]  [--ui]



Override projection check (use current location’s projection)
Assume that the dataset has same projection as the current location


Print projection information of input pack file and exit


Allow output files to overwrite existing files


Print usage summary


Verbose module output


Quiet module output


Force launching GUI dialog


input=name.pack [required]

Name of input pack file


Name for output raster map (default: taken from input file internals)


r.unpack allows unpacking raster maps packed by r.pack.


Name of the raster map is determined by default from pack file internals. Optionally the name can be given by output parameter. Currently only 2D raster maps are supported.


Pack up raster map aspect into aspect.pack file.

r.pack input=aspect

the raster map can be afterwards unpacked by

r.unpack input=aspect.pack

See Also

r.pack, r.in.gdal, v.pack


Original Bash script written by Hamish Bowman, Otago University, New Zealand as GRASS AddOns
Converted to Python and updated for GRASS 7 by Martin Landa, CTU in Prague, Czech Republic

Source Code

Available at: r.unpack source code (history)

Accessed: Tuesday May 14 13:42:02 2024

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