[GRASS5] QGIS - GRASS data provider

lesejk at tiscali.cz lesejk at tiscali.cz
Mon Mar 29 15:17:42 EST 2004

On Mon, Mar 29, 2004 at 08:52:41PM +0100, Paul Kelly wrote:
> On Mon, 29 Mar 2004 lesejk at tiscali.cz wrote:
> > Does it mean, that I can't use GRASS (5.7) without QGIS any more?
> No (of course not!). I think Radim means if you have GRASS installed, then
> install QGIS, you can access GRASS data from QGIS straight away.

OK, so nothing has changed ... only the way "how they do it" works
better now...

> >
> > And could You explain me (only brief), why are You using Qt-based program?
> Radim did not write QGIS; it was already existing.

I know, thanks.

> > I do not understand programming too much, but, as user, I would prefer GTK+
> > library.
> ISTR a year or two ago there was some kind of a consensus on the mailing
> list that GTK would be good for a GRASS GUI.

Well, that is good point of view. 

> But nobody has written a
> GRASS GUI. If you want it, go ahead and do it yourself. (that is the way
> GRASS development gets done). :-)
> Paul

I know, I know... maybe some time,
when I come back to C... I would not say, that Perl is the best tool
for it ;o)

Thanks a lot

Jachym Cepicky
e-mail: jachym.cepicky at centrum.cz
URL: http://les-ejk.cz

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