[GRASS-user] What scripting language should I learn?

Martin Landa landa.martin at gmail.com
Fri Dec 3 03:58:12 EST 2010


2010/12/3 Daniel Victoria <daniel.victoria at gmail.com>:
> As for the language, I believe Python is the choice of most
> developers. It's easy to learn and simple to code. I also used bash
> scripting a lot but I believe it's specific to linux or MacOS, not
> beeing portable to Win. also, I hear Grass 7 scripts should all be in
> python.

right [1]. See also GRASS Python Scripting Library [2] which makes
writing python scripts for GRASS easier.


[1] http://trac.osgeo.org/grass/browser/grass/trunk/scripts
[2] http://grass.osgeo.org/programming7/pythonlib.html

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