[GeoNode-users] GeoNode WorldMap client to be part of GeoNode

Paolo Corti pcorti at gmail.com
Wed May 30 12:20:34 PDT 2018

I forgot to mention that this client extends the GeoNode serialization
format. Therefore maps whic are created using the WorldMap client will not
be compatible with the default GeoNode client. It should be simple anyway
to write a Django command which converts maps back and forth
On Wed, May 30, 2018 at 3:14 PM Paolo Corti <pcorti at gmail.com> wrote:

> Dear GeoNode users and developers

> Earlier today I sent a pull request [1] vs the 2.7.x GeoNode branch (to
> become GeoNode 2.8.1), which implements this GNIP [2]. This pull request
> introduce the Harvard WorldMap contribute application in GeoNode.

> You can have a full list of the features introduced from the application
> [2]. In brief this application introduce a new client, based on an
> version of the GeoExplorer default client, with additional features such

> * layer categories in table of contents
> * layer graduated style editor
> * a find place widget and layers gazetteer
> * feature search
> * map revisions
> * URL permalink for maps
> * layer search with Hypermap Registry (optional)

> The application is optional and does not introduce any change in existing
> GeoNode tables. If enabled, it will create a few new tables in GeoNode
> database, which are needed in order for the application to work. You must
> use PostgreSQL to use this application, and PostgreSQL will require the
> PostGIS and dblink extensions.

> The GNIP implementation is based on current GeoNode WorldMap source code
> [3], and contains code committed by a number of GeoNode developers:

> * Matt Bertrand
> * Paolo Corti
> * Wayner Barrios
> * Jorge Martínez Gómez
> * Lennin Suescun
> * 刘尧 aka Lanni

> If there is consensus, this application will be merged in GeoNode source
> code as a contribute module.

> Thanks
> Paolo

> [1] https://github.com/GeoNode/geonode/pull/3817
> [2] https://github.com/GeoNode/geonode/issues/3718
> [3] https://github.com/cga-harvard/geonode/tree/worldmap-2.7.x

> --
> Paolo Corti
> Geospatial software developer
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Paolo Corti
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