Installing Open Foris Geospatial Toolkit

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==Windows Cygwin installation==
==Windows Cygwin installation==
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WARNING: ADMINISTRATIVE PRIVILEGES ARE REQUIRED IN ORDER TO PERFORM THE INSTALLATIONS AND EVENTUALLY ALSO TO USE THE APPLICATION.
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'''WARNING'''
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'''ADMINISTRATIVE PRIVILEGES ARE REQUIRED''' IN ORDER TO PERFORM THE INSTALLATIONS AND EVENTUALLY '''ALSO TO USE THE APPLICATION'''.
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USERS WITH STANDARD PRIVILEGES MAY WANT TO CREATE A VIRTUAL MACHINE WITH [http://www.virtualbox.org VIRTUAL BOX] AND [http://www.ubuntu.com UBUNTU 12.04] WHERE ADMINISTRATIVE RIGHTS WILL BE REQUESTED ONLY FOR THE INSTALLATION.
The [http://www.cygwin.com/ Cygwin] project provides a Linux terminal in Windows.
The [http://www.cygwin.com/ Cygwin] project provides a Linux terminal in Windows.
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# Download the installer from the [http://trac.osgeo.org/gdal/wiki/DownloadSource gdal official repository] (e.g. [http://download.osgeo.org/gdal/1.10.1/gdal-1.10.1.tar.gz gdal-1.10.1.tar.gz])
# Download the installer from the [http://trac.osgeo.org/gdal/wiki/DownloadSource gdal official repository] (e.g. [http://download.osgeo.org/gdal/1.10.1/gdal-1.10.1.tar.gz gdal-1.10.1.tar.gz])
# Save it in your CygWin home folder (e.g. ''C:\cygwin\home'' or ''C:\cygwin64\home'') or in another destination of your choice
# Save it in your CygWin home folder (e.g. ''C:\cygwin\home'' or ''C:\cygwin64\home'') or in another destination of your choice
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# Run CygWin ('''NOTE: FOR INSTALLATION, RUN CYGWIN AS ADMIN; Right click on Start > (All) Programs > CygWin > CygWin Terminal and Run as [admin credentials])
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# Run CygWin ('''NOTE: FOR INSTALLATION, RUN CYGWIN AS ADMIN; Right click on Start > (All) Programs > CygWin > CygWin Terminal and Run as [admin credentials]''')
# Install GDAL using the following commands (the last two can take some time to complete)
# Install GDAL using the following commands (the last two can take some time to complete)
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