[R-sig-Geo] writeOGR layer options for the KML driver?

Roger Bivand Roger.Bivand at nhh.no
Fri Aug 4 21:48:53 CEST 2017

On Fri, 4 Aug 2017, MacQueen, Don wrote:

> Hi,
> Where can I find documentation for available layer_options (if any) for 
> the writeOGR KML driver?


for the KML driver,


for the LIBKML driver. I an uncertain about their ability to do what you 


> Specifically, I want to be able to specify the line color when writing a 
> SpatialLines or SpatialLinesDataFrame object to a KML file for viewing 
> in Google Earth. (also specifyng a fill color and fill transparency 
> would be nice, but I can certainly do without it)
> I see that the plotKML package has a kml() function. I'll send a 
> separate email asking for assistance with it.
> Thanks
> -Don

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