[GRASS-SVN] r29877 - grass-web/trunk/devel

svn_grass at osgeo.org svn_grass at osgeo.org
Mon Jan 28 07:40:32 EST 2008

Author: neteler
Date: 2008-01-28 07:40:32 -0500 (Mon, 28 Jan 2008)
New Revision: 29877

+GRASS GIS Website evolution

Modified: grass-web/trunk/devel/grasshist.html
--- grass-web/trunk/devel/grasshist.html	2008-01-28 08:24:54 UTC (rev 29876)
+++ grass-web/trunk/devel/grasshist.html	2008-01-28 12:40:32 UTC (rev 29877)
@@ -29,7 +29,12 @@
 Engineering Research Laboratory (USA-CERL) in Champaign, Illinois. USA-CERL
 completed its last release of GRASS as version 4.1 in 1992, and provided
 five updates and patches to this release through 1995. USA-CERL also wrote
-the core components of the GRASS 5.0 floating point version.</font>
+the core components of the GRASS 5.0 floating point version.
+Later on, GRASS development was taken over in academia in 1997 after a
+period of uncertainty. Since then the international GRASS Development Team
+manages the source code.
 <p><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><a href="grasscredits.html">GRASS Credits</a></font>
@@ -69,6 +74,8 @@
 <p><a href="http://www.foss4g2006.org/materialDisplay.py?contribId=214&amp;sessionId=54&amp;materialId=slides&amp;confId=1">Early GRASS Community Views on FOSS by Jim Westervelt</a> (Keynote at FOSS4G2006, 11-15 September 2006, Lausanne, Switzerland)
+<p><a href="http://mpa.itc.it/markus/grass_web_evolution/">GRASS GIS Website evolution: 1997-2003</a>
 <b><i><font face="Arial,Helvetica"><font color="#009900">GRASS releases</font></font></i></b></h3>

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