[OSGeo-Edu] Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Update on the Free GIS Book
punk.kish at gmail.com
Wed Mar 21 09:57:42 EDT 2007
On 3/21/07, Allan Doyle <adoyle at eogeo.org> wrote:
> Which mailing list is the "official" one for OSGeo Free GIS Book
> work? I want to set up a pointer from the original list and site.
> People are still signing up on the original list.
> Is it the edu-discuss list (http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/
yup, for all matters educational (dunno it makes it "official," but a
product as the book is of direct concern to those on the edu_discuss
> On Mar 19, 2007, at 14:47, Sunburned Surveyor wrote:
> > I've added a post to the OpenJUMP Blog detailing my recent and
> > upcoming work on the Free GIS Book. You can read the blog post here:
> > http://openjump.blogspot.com/
> > I'd like to know if anyone can provide me a source of information
> > about the use of RADAR and other technology to measure distances in
> > cartography and geodesy applications. I mention this briefly in my
> > section of the Mapping Math chapter on "Measuring Distances", but I
> > don't know very much about it and would like to do some research to
> > make sure what I'm saying is correct.
> > I'd also like to start laying out a print version of the chapter,
> > as I'm accumlating what will be at least a few pages of material. I
> > can start on a layout for a hard copy version of the Free GIS Book,
> > but I'd like to get some input from the OSGeo "branding" folks if
> > possible.
> > As always, I welcome comments and suggestions on the chapter material.
> > Thanks,
> > Landon (A.K.A. - The Sunburned Surveyor)
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