[GRASS-dev] [GRASS-PSC] Grass7 tech-preview release [was Re: [GRASS-user] to move or not move ? grass64 <- ? -> 7.0]
Michael.Barton at asu.edu
Tue Mar 19 13:20:58 PDT 2013
The 2 biggest issues I've run into teaching with GRASS 7 has been 1) the difficulty of getting a Linux version and 2) the common 'missing dll' problem for Windows.
C. Michael Barton
Director, Center for Social Dynamics & Complexity
Professor of Anthropology, School of Human Evolution & Social Change
Arizona State University
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On Mar 19, 2013, at 12:57 PM, Markus Neteler <neteler at osgeo.org>
> On Tue, Mar 19, 2013 at 7:55 PM, Markus Metz
> <markus.metz.giswork at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I like the idea of a tech-preview release of GRASS7!
> Me, too.
>> I think that no more (or at least not many) major changes will go into
>> GRASS 7, apart from the wxGUI code base.
> We should also remember that this will go towards 7.0 and then a
> nice 7.1 and so forth are expecting us.
> (At the FOSS4G Lausanne 2006 we even had a "GRASS 8" (grassotto,
> Italian word joke) logo :-) - maybe I can get the file from Alessandro Frigeri
> who draw it.)
>> Therefore it would IMHO be
>> very beneficial to get more feedback on GRASS 7 in order to detect and
>> fix remaining bugs.
>> I also like your proposed release schedule of max 1-2 weeks.
> If you accept me to manage the release and related stuff, I am happy
> to prepare things as needed with your help.
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