Long name GeoPackage Database
Short name GPKG
Format type Vectors in a SQLite database
Key file name (opens data set) *.gpkg
Supported file name extensions *.gpkg

Format description

GDB supports reading the vector features from an Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) GeoPackage database.

Distribution disk files

GeoPackage databases are distributed as a single .gpkg file.

Returned data for supported format

GDB returns a vector layer for each table of vector features plus the projection. Tables with descriptions longer than 80 characters have a text segment containing the text. The text-segment number has the same segment number as the corresponding vector layer.


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