[Mapbender-users] summary: Mapbender IRC Meeting Nov 5, 2007
Christoph Baudson (WhereGroup)
christoph.baudson at wheregroup.com
Tue Nov 6 05:55:41 EST 2007
This is a short summary of Monday's IRC meeting, see
log file: http://logs.qgis.org/mapbender/%23mapbender.2007-11-05.log
Please join our next meeting on Monday, Nov 12, 1700 UTC+1
discussed whether to include the functionality in the trunk. We agreed
that although it is more of a service's task, the orchestrator
(Mapbender) had to do it. As a lot of administration modules would have
* Performance of telascience server
We agreed that access to the Telascience machine is slow (if you are not
in the US). Too slow for demos, but temporarily enough for
representation. Seven volunteered to talk to OSGeo SAC about possibly
improving the performance.
* [[Fossgis2008_Mapbender_Development_Sprint|Development sprint at
Michael added a wiki site for a development sprint at FOSSGIS (Apr 1-3,
Please add yourself if you are interested. We still need to figure out a
date. Please discuss at the page's discussion section. Michael will also
contact the user and developer list.
Arnulf also mentioned the possibility to attend a Mapbender sprint in
* [[Tree_GDE_2_redesign|redesign of Tree GDE 2]
The topic was deferred, because the interested parties were not
attending the meeting. Deferred to next week.
If you are interested in joining (development or funding), take a look
* assign the copyright of Mapbender to OSGeo
Arnulf pointed out that it could make sense to assign the copyright of
Mapbender to OSGeo. The main argument is OSGeo's legal support.
Developers would have to sign a "contributor license agreement"
(additional information at
or http://wiki.osgeo.org/index.php/Contributor_Agreement). !!All
developers should read these documents to understand what's going on!!
The Mapbender PSC will vote on this topic in the weeks to come. Arnulf
agreed to inform the Mapbender lists about this topic.
Die Lösungskonferenz der WhereGroup
am 29. November 2007 in Bonn
W h e r e G r o u p GmbH & Co. KG
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Fax: +49 (0)228 / 90 90 38 - 11
olaf.knopp at wheregroup.com
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WhereGroup Verwaltungs GmbH
Arnulf Christl, Olaf Knopp, Peter Stamm
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