Archive for December, 2008

Revitalising UbuntuGIS

Monday, December 22nd, 2008

Ubuntu GIS is project, which was most active year or two ago. It happened, that most of the team members left and now, GIS Packages in Ubuntu are far from ,,hot``. Recently, new UbuntuGIS mailing list was created. More people were asking, how they could help. We hope, that in the ...

GRASS 6.4 — comming soon!

Sunday, December 21st, 2008

Long awaited GRASS 6.4.x branch was created in subversion repository two days ago! This new version will bring tons of improvements as well as brand new modules. New wxPython GUI should became THE GRASS GUI and should replace old Tcl/Tk-based one, which brings (among others), new NVIZ ...

HSLayers,MapFish and others

Tuesday, December 16th, 2008

OpenLayers OpenLayers is JavaScript library for displaying geographic data in web browsers. It became very popular last years, since it is very easy to use and looks cool. With OpenLayers, it is possible to manage all kind of OGC Services (WMS, WFS, ...) and proprietary maps (such as Google Maps, Yahoo ...

GDAL 1.6.0

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

Vyšel GDAL 1.6.0. Mezi zajímavé novinky patří zejména: Ovladače BLX Magellan Topo Driver EIR Erdas Imagine Raw Driver Oracle GeoRaster Driver GRIB Driver (součást standardní distribuce) ...

Stěhování

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

Letošní zima je ve znamení stěhování. V lednu s Ájou opouštíme Jižák a já po skoro třiceti letech opouštím svou rodnou 'čtvrť'. A během minulého týdne se Les-ejk přesunul z komerčního na 'přátelský' server, což nám dává větší flexibilitu nastavení (a doufám, že trochu ušetřím). Doufám, že to železo bude šlapat.