The ply reader reads points and vertices from the polygon file format, a common file format for storing three dimensional models. The rply library is included with the PDAL source, so there are no external dependencies.

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## Example¶

{
"pipeline":[
{
"filename":"inputfile.ply"
},
{
"type":"writers.text",
"filename":"outputfile.txt"
}
]
}


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