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PCT2RGB(1) GDAL PCT2RGB(1)

NAME

pct2rgb - Convert an 8bit paletted image to 24bit RGB.

SYNOPSIS

pct2rgb.py [-of format] [-b band] [-rgba] source_file dest_file


DESCRIPTION

This utility will convert a pseudo-color band on the input file into an output RGB file of the desired format.
-of <format>
Select the output format. Starting with GDAL 2.3, if not specified, the format is guessed from the extension (previously was GTiff). Use the short format name.

-b <band>
Band to convert to RGB, defaults to 1.

-rgba
Generate a RGBA file (instead of a RGB file by default).

<source_file>
The input file.

<dest_file>
The output RGB file that will be created.

NOTE: pct2rgb.py is a Python script, and will only work if GDAL was built with Python support.

The '-expand rgb|rgba' option of gdal_translate obsoletes that utility.

AUTHOR

Frank Warmerdam <warmerdam@pobox.com>, Silke Reimer <silke@intevation.de>

COPYRIGHT

1998-2020
October 26, 2020