[GRASS-dev] New splash screen for GRASS GIS 7?

Nikos Alexandris nik at nikosalexandris.net
Wed Jan 21 12:08:41 PST 2015


>> We should start GRASS right away in latlong like most GIS in the 
>> world.
>> Then let the user open the dialog to change projection if desired 
>> from
>> inside. This would avoid a lot of questions right away.

> Please don't do this ! I find the fact that GRASS does not provide a
> default projection system, but forces the user to think about
> projection from the start, one of its strengths, both for work and 
> for
> teaching.

I share the same idea.  +1 for Moritz' position here.


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