[osgeo4w-dev] Installer update

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Thu Jan 15 13:59:44 EST 2009

Markus Neteler wrote:
> Frank,
> On Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 9:14 PM, Frank Warmerdam <warmerdam at pobox.com> wrote:
>> Folks,
>> I have uploaded a new installer with QGIS in the express menu, and with
>> GRASS removed from the express menu (since it is still not really ready
>> for prime time as I understand it).
> what is actually lacking? Would be sad to see GRASS gradually disappear :)


Jurgen is doing quite a bit of work on GRASS now and I'm not clear on the
state.  But the main point is that neither Jurgen or I are really GRASS
users and we aren't able to evaluate it's usefulness and completeness.

The package is still available, but I hesitate to put something on the
express package list without some confidence in it.

Best regards,
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