Compile gdal-2.4.3 on CentOS 7

Step 1: Make sure you have the following packages on CentOS 7

yum install gcc-c++
yum install gcc
yum install libpng
yum install libtiff

Step 2: Compile and Install Proj-5.2.0
a. Download Source from

# wget
# tar -zvxf proj-5.2.0.tar.gz
# cd proj-5.2.0
# ./configure --prefix=/usr/local/proj-5.2.0
# make -j 16
# make install

Step 3: Compile and Install gdal-2.4.3

# wget
# tar -zxvf gdal-2.4.3.tar.gz
# cd gdal-2.4.3
# ./configure --prefix=/usr/local/gdal-2.4.3 --with-proj=/usr/local/proj-5.2.0 LDFLAGS="-L/usr/local/proj-5.2.0/lib" 
CPPFLAGS="-I/usr/local/proj-5.2.0/include" --with-threads --with-libtiff=internal --with-geotiff=internal --with-jpeg=internal --with-gif=internal --with-png=internal --with-libz=internal
# make -j 16
# make install


One thought on “Compile gdal-2.4.3 on CentOS 7

  1. Thanks for share the steps for installation of gdal. I follow the same steps & successfull i was able to install the gdal. Just the change i did is was the path mention in .\configure wrt to my folder path. As i want to run my code on python3.4 virtual env. im getting error of no module found.


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