[GRASS-dev] GSoC introduction Roberta Fagandini

Moritz Lennert mlennert at club.worldonline.be
Thu May 3 05:03:37 PDT 2018

Hi Roberta,

On 25/04/18 18:03, Roberta Fagandini wrote:
> 2018-04-25 16:03 GMT+02:00 Moritz Lennert <mlennert at club.worldonline.be 
> <mailto:mlennert at club.worldonline.be>>:
>     Looking at your bash scripts, I think the first thing to do during
>     this bonding period is, as you planned yourself, to get familiar
>     with the writing of GRASS modules in Python. You can have a look at
>     existing scripts [1, 2] to get feeling for this works and how to
>     structure addon code in order to make it directly installable with
>     g.extension.
>     You can find the actual function definitions and documentation of
>     the GRASS Python scripting library at [3]. The functions in that
>     library should be more than enough to translate your scripts into a
>     (or several) modules.
>     Be aware that GRASS modules create their own GUI. So, unless you
>     need some interactive features in your modules, you will not have to
>     program your own GUI.
> Thank you for your precious suggestions! I'll start studying how to 
> write a GRASS module in Python in the next days and at the same time I 
> will keep on testing the procedures so as to show you some results and 
> fix some open points.
>     Something else you should probably do during this bonding time is to
>     elaborate a schema of your algorithm, so that it is easier to
>     understand what it does at each step.
> Yes, this could be very useful also for me in order to better organize 
> and put in order everything!

Have you advanced on any of this ? Do you have any questions ? Please 
don't hesitate to ask on the mailing list.

Best wishes,

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