[mapserver-users] Mapscript alternatives
TCHaddad at cshore.com
Mon Nov 18 14:32:42 EST 2002
But it sounds like Adam is on Windows, and there doesn't seem to be a lot of windows users on the Perl mapscript path...
or maybe they are all very quiet...
---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: "Lowell Filak" <lfilak at medinaco.org>
Date: Mon, 18 Nov 2002 13:02:25 -0500
>In my biased opinion:
>As a sysadmin/gis-lead/programmer by using Perl I can use the same languge for everything I need to do.
>I'm no expert in Perl and I don't feel it was hard to get started.
>The following message was sent by "Ryan, Adam" <ARyan at co.linn.or.us> on Mon, 18 Nov 2002 08:20:52 -0800.
>> I use a pre-compiled Win32 binary of mapserver and I've got a pretty good
>> I feel limited and want to jump into Mapscript. However, prior to using
>> mapserver I'd never even heard of perl, python or PHP, nor have I done any C
>> My question is: What are the pros/cons of each? How hard is it to get
>> started (from scratch) in these things? Is one more powerful than another?
>> Any suggestions or links would be great. Thanks for your time.
>> Linn County
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