XData rubyGEM

XData provides manipulation and meta-data extraction functionality for data files. Typical context is Open Data and research data sets.


To install it just install the gem:

gem install xdata

This installs the command-line tool 'xdata'


xdata supports (zipped) shape files, geojson, csv and unformatted json files.

Type 'xdata --help' for usage information.


GEOS 3.2
proj 4.7


  1. Fork it
  2. Create your feature branch (git checkout -b my-new-feature)
  3. Commit your changes (git commit -am 'Add some feature')
  4. Push to the branch (git push origin my-new-feature)
  5. Create new Pull Request