API library for Open Mining Format, a new standard for mining data backed by the Global Mining Guidelines Group.
Version 2 of the Open Mining Format (OMF) and the associated Python API is under active development, and subject to backwards-incompatible changes at any time. The latest stable release of Version 1 is available on PyPI.
An open-source serialization format and API library to support data interchange across the entire mining community.
This library provides an abstracted object-based interface to the underlying OMF serialization format, which enables rapid development of the interface while allowing for future changes under the hood.
- The goal of Open Mining Format is to standardize data formats across the mining community and promote collaboration
- The goal of the API library is to provide a well-documented, object-based interface for serializing OMF files
OMF is intended to supplement the many alternative closed-source file formats used in the mining community.
To install the repository, ensure that you have pip installed and run:
pip install --pre omf
Or from github:
git clone https://github.com/gmggroup/omf.git cd omf pip install -e .
To easily visualize OMF project files and data objects in a pure Python environment, check out omfvista which provides a module for loading OMF datasets into PyVista mesh objects for 3D visualization and analysis.