[Ubuntu] SAGA on ubuntugis proposal
giohappy at gmail.com
Wed Dec 2 05:30:07 EST 2009
Ok, we have agreed to submit the ppa packages of Johan  to
He will update its repo, then we'll make some tests. If everything is
ok we will be ready to submit.
Have a good day,
2009/12/1 G. Allegri <giohappy at gmail.com>:
>> Hi Giovanni! I hope you enjoyed your trip in our region :)
> Absolutely! That's curious, just yetsterday my wife was saying how
> much she would like to come again to Canada... We're fallen in love
> with Gaspesie :)
>> I think it would be a very nice addition to get SAGA into DebianGIS and
>> UbuntuGIS. Your software doesn't need to be under the OSGeo umbrella at all.
>> The only think you need is a debian maintainer to prepare/update the package.
>> Do you have a debian package maintainer into your organization?
> I don't know if the two ppa owners would be interested to do that for
> ubuntugis. Anyway, I would like to learn it, as it would be useful for
> many reasons.
> Probably it will take some time to learn, but if anybody will be
> disposable I will try by myself...
>> On December 1, 2009 10:40:01 am G. Allegri wrote:
>>> Hello list, and hello to Alan: I was in Chicoutimi and Tadoussac last
>>> summer, for whale watching :-)
>>> I'm from the SAGA  user group. In these days some of us were considering
>>> the opportunity to suggest it for launchpad/~ubuntugis. There are already a
>>> couple of personal ppa with SAGA  , but having it under ubuntugis
>>> would give SAGA more visibility.
>>> What is the policy to do it? Should it be previously under the OSGeo
>>> SAGA is a powerful software, under heavy testing. It still needs some more
>>> efforts for documentation and translation, but it's code for data analysis
>>> is mostly well tested and mature, so I think it would be important to give
>>> it visibility and let more users "reach" it.
>>> thanks a lot for your work,
>>>  https://sourceforge.net/projects/saga-gis/
>>>  https://launchpad.net/~johanvdw/+related-software
>>>  https://launchpad.net/~mixo-mixo/+archive/ppa
>> Alan Boudreault
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