Archive for the ‘GIS[en]’ Category

Unit tests for JavaScript? Fireunit!

Monday, July 5th, 2010

Unit tests do not solve all your problems and sometimes, you can simply not use them (or in very difficult way, e.g. when you are designing GUI). But they are suitable, if used properly. For JavaScript, this was a bit problem. Several unit tests suits are out there, you can ...

Geoinformatics FCE CTU Volume 4

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

Martin Landa has announced recently, that 4. volume of Geoinformatics FCE CTU was released. This journal is put together together with Geoinformatics conference on Open Source GIS and its development. PDF can be downloaded from http://gama.fsv.cvut.cz/data/geoinformatics/2009/geoinformatics-fce-ctu-2009-04.pdf Content: Bartoň R.: Custom OpenStreetMap Rendering – OpenTrackMap Experinence Richta T., Hrubý M.: Dynamic object-oriented geospatial modeling Charvát K.: ...

PyWPS as Java Servlet

Friday, January 29th, 2010

PyWPS is now able to run as Java Servlet within Tomcat. It is possible to access Java objects from PyWPS and to access PyWPS methods from Java. How this is possible? Several steps have been provided, to get it working. And the main one is, that PyWPS runs with Jython as ...

Ubuntu GIS – THE source of GIS for you

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

I was providing packages of GIS related software for Ubuntu distributions, because of I was packaging the software for me anyways and I just let them on the server. Many people seemed to be using them, but it is truth, that with the time, I moved from desktop-gis world to ...

Hard life of webdeveloper

Friday, June 12th, 2009

Since we are working with JavaScript, CSS and so on, we need it to test for mainstream browsers as well. Eventhough, we are using complex JavaScript frameworks, such as ExtJS and OpenLayers, live is never that easy. Our usual communication is like "Firefox 3.0 works, 3.5 works as well, IE ...

Qgis 1.1.0 for Ubuntu 9.04

Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

Since there where some compatibility problems between new GRASS (6.4) and old Qgis (1.0), I compiled Qgis (1.1.0 - unstable) for Ubuntu 9.04 as well. Everything should work now. Please, report any problems in case, something does not work.

GRASS 6.4 rc4 for Ubuntu 9.04

Monday, May 11th, 2009

For installation of GRASS GIS 6.4 rc4, add following repositories to your /etc/apt/sources.list deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/qgis/ubuntu jaunty main deb http://les-ejk.cz/ubuntu jaunty multiverse and install grass sudo apt-get install python-opengl python-wxgtk2.8 grass grass-doc Enjoy.

Stealing by geo2web.com

Thursday, April 16th, 2009

If you are following http://geo2web.com, be aware, that all the articles published there are probably stolen from somewhere else. More on this on Mateusz's blog.

GRASS 6.4 available

Saturday, March 7th, 2009

I added GRASS 6.4-preview packages into Ubuntu repository. I hope, they are working well.

GRASS, GDAL/OGR working under Ubuntu

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

It took me almost half a year, but finally, it is possible to import vector files into GRASS using v.in.ogr again! Several people reported, that it is working. I compiled gdal-1.6.0 as well, so you can enjoy this fresh library for your work. Let me know, in case, some problems did ...