The readers.buffer stage is a special stage that allows you to read data from your own PointView rather than fetching the data from a specific reader. In the Writing with PDAL example, it is used to take a simple listing of points and turn them into an LAS file.

Default Embedded Stage

This stage is enabled by default


See Writing with PDAL for an example usage scenario for readers.buffer.


Maximum number of points to read. [Default: unlimited]
Spatial reference to apply to the data. Overrides any SRS in the input itself. Can be specified as a WKT, proj.4 or EPSG string. [Default: none]