Project ID: 34571


KEA is an HDF5 Based Raster File Format as a GDAL plugin

KEALib has been packaged as a GDAL plugin (stored in /usr/lib64/gdalplugins/, see related GDAL KEA driver page).

KEA is the only output format of the Atmospheric and Radiometric Correction of Satellite Imagery (ARCSI) software.


NOTE: Since Fedora 38 kealib is included as an official package:

Installation Instructions

** Fedora and Centos/EPEL**

First install the KEA GDAL driver plugin:

# install (or run as the root user) sudo dnf copr enable neteler/kealib sudo dnf update sudo dnf install kealib

Then set the environmental variable for the user: put the follwing two lines at the end of your $HOME/.bashrc file:

# needed for KEA GDAL driver export GDAL_DRIVER_PATH=/usr/lib64/gdalplugins

Then reload your $HOME/.bashrc file:

source ~/.bashrc

Test the installation (it should show the KEA driver):

you@yourlinuxbox:$ gdalinfo --formats | grep KEA KEA (rw+): KEA Image Format (.kea)

Active Releases

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Release Architectures Repo Download
EPEL 8 x86_64 (17)* EPEL 8 (157 downloads)
EPEL 9 x86_64 (16)* EPEL 9 (31 downloads)
Fedora 37 x86_64 (18)* Fedora 37 (0 downloads)
Fedora 38 x86_64 (22)* Fedora 38 (23 downloads)
Fedora 39 x86_64 (14)* Fedora 39 (19 downloads)
Fedora 40 x86_64 (0)* Fedora 40 (4 downloads)
Fedora rawhide x86_64 (14)* Fedora rawhide (120 downloads)

* Total number of downloaded packages.