[OSGeo Africa] Fwd: Re: [OSGeo-Standards] Fwd: The OGC Seeks Comments on CandidateGeoPackage Standard

Chris chris at airphotoafrica.co.za
Thu Jan 10 05:36:28 PST 2013

    Thanks Gavin ,


    I suppose the question is ........

    How well does it integrate ( "play" ) with the industry standard GIS ?


On 10 Jan 2013 at 8:58, Gavin Fleming wrote:

> cross-posting from the OSGeo standards list.
> This GeoPackage standard is very relevant to offline and low 
> connectivity situations in Africa.
> See the original announcement below and send in comments if it's up your
> street.
> Spatialite is the first reference implementation. I've been using it a lot
> lately and it really is nifty. It has some idiosyncrasies and differences
> from PostGIS but is an incredibly powerful self-contained spatial
> database.

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