[GRASS-dev] Planning GRASS GIS 7.0.0RC1

Markus Neteler neteler at osgeo.org
Tue Jan 20 13:21:32 PST 2015

On Tue, Jan 20, 2015 at 10:16 PM, Markus Metz
<markus.metz.giswork at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 20, 2015 at 9:20 PM, Markus Neteler <neteler at osgeo.org> wrote:
>> On Jan 20, 2015 9:13 PM, "Markus Metz" <markus.metz.giswork at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>> On Sun, Jan 18, 2015 at 11:49 PM, Markus Neteler <neteler at osgeo.org>
>>> wrote:
>>> >
>>> > I would invite everybody to switch to these simplified names:
>>> > http://trac.osgeo.org/grass/wiki/SampleDataset
>>> I disagree. The baseline dataset should be a subset of the full
>>> dataset. The names in the baseline dataset should be identical to the
>>> names in the full dataset. Otherwise, as it is now, it just creates
>>> confusion for no reason.
>> The point is that the new full dataset will come with simplified names. It
>> is in preparation for the fourth GRASS GIS book edition.
> That means we need to update a lot of examples in the man pages of 7.x
> including 7.0?

In case yes. I already offer to do the job (a not-so-hard
search/replace operation).
Obviously we need to speed up with this. Or forget about it for 7.0.0.

But mixing nc_full and nc_basic remains a bad idea.


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