Prints information about a LiDAR (LAS) dataset, including header, point return frequency, and classification data and information about the variable length records (VLRs) and geokeys.

wbt_lidar_info(
  input,
  output = NULL,
  vlr = TRUE,
  geokeys = TRUE,
  wd = NULL,
  verbose_mode = FALSE,
  compress_rasters = FALSE,
  command_only = FALSE
)

Arguments

input

Input LiDAR file.

output

Output HTML file for summary report.

vlr

Flag indicating whether or not to print the variable length records (VLRs).

geokeys

Flag indicating whether or not to print the geokeys.

wd

Changes the working directory.

verbose_mode

Sets verbose mode. If verbose mode is FALSE, tools will not print output messages.

compress_rasters

Sets the flag used by WhiteboxTools to determine whether to use compression for output rasters.

command_only

Return command that would be executed by system() rather than running tool.

Value

Returns the tool text outputs.