Bart van den Eijnden (OSGIS)
bartvde at osgis.nl
Tue Oct 30 03:37:55 EDT 2007
Wrt the license, the source code says GPL:
* Copyright (C) 2007 Camptocamp
* This file is part of MapFish
* MapFish is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
* it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published
* the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
* (at your option) any later version.
* MapFish is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
* but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
* MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
* GNU Lesser General Public License for more details.
* You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public License
* along with MapFish. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
Bart van den Eijnden
OSGIS, Open Source GIS
--------- Oorspronkelijk bericht --------
Van: Cameron Shorter <cameron.shorter at gmail.com>
Naar: Eric Lemoine <eric.c2c at gmail.com>
Cc: dev at openlayers ML <dev at openlayers.org>
Onderwerp: Re: [OpenLayers-Dev] MapFish
Datum: 30/10/07 00:13
> Looks very interesting.
> Quick questions.
> I couldn't find a reference to a license on the home page. What will you
> be using?
> My first thoughts when I look between server and client is "Should
> standard protocols be used". Do you see use of OGC Standards to be
> appropriate here?
> Or are some of your interfaces appropriate to put forward as a standard?
> Eric Lemoine wrote:
> > Hi OpenLayers dev!
> > The Camptocamp team will soon be releasing the first version of
> > (previously known as CartoWeb 4). Before the official (user) release,
> > to make MapFish available to developers, and in particular to the
> > dev community.
> > Keep in mind that this isn't a release, there's still things to be
> > including documentation and bug fixing.
> > MapFish aims to be an easy-to-use and extensible web GIS application.
> > is composed of two parts: MapFish Client and MapFish Server. MapFish
> > based on OpenLayers.
> > For MapFish Client we've decided to move away from Dojo and use Ext
> > as the GUI framework. We're quite pleased with this change, Ext gives
> > satistaction in many respects: features, look and feel,
> > Our move to Ext isn't complete yet.
> > MapFish Server currently provides Python code based on gispython.org
> > Shapely and GeoJSON. The MapFishSample code base provides examples on
> > how to use MapFish Server's Python code. MapFishSample uses the
> > framework , with SQLAlchemy  as the ORM. With MapFish Server,
> > plan to build a a complete webmapping framework based on Pylons. Note
> > also that MapFish Server aims to be RESTful and as compatible as
> > possible with FeatureServer.
> > You can visit <http://www.mapfish.org> to know more about
MapFish, check out
> > our demos, access the download page, register to the trac, register
> > mailing lists, etc.
> > We're looking forward to your feedback,
> >  <http://extjs.com/>
> >  <http://gispython.org/>
> >  <http://pylonshq.com/>
> >  <http://www.sqlalchemy.org/>
> > --
> > The MapFish dev team
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> Cameron Shorter
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