[Live-demo] Re: QGIS mapserver on foss4g liveDVD

Cameron Shorter cameron.shorter at gmail.com
Mon Jun 28 16:22:51 PDT 2010

I suggest that we should treat beta and stable software the same way in 
the install scripts.

Ie, install_qgis_mapserver.sh  should be installed in the /bin directory 
rather than bin/beta_software/

We will distinguish between beta and stable software in documentation 
which ranks the maturity of software as per:

On 29/06/10 08:34, Pirmin Kalberer wrote:
> Hi all,
> I've added QGIS mapserver in the beta_software section. Documentation follows.
> FYI: QGIS mapserver is one of the contestants in the WMS performance shootout
> in Barcelona.
> Regards
> Pirmin
> Am Freitag, 25. Juni 2010, um 13.43:13 schrieb Cameron Shorter:
>> Marco Hugentobler wrote:
>>> Hi Cameron
>>> I wanted to ask if it is possible to include QGIS mapserver, a QGIS based
>>> WMS server with a close desktop integration
>>> (http://karlinapp.ethz.ch/qgis_wms/index.html) to the foss4g 2010 live
>>> DVD.
>>> If yes, I could send you ubuntu packages in the next days (ubuntu 10.04
>>> based?)
>>> Best regards,
>>> Marco
>> Marco,
>> Great to hear about your interest in packaging your application for
>> OSGeoLive.
>> I suspect that the QGIS mapserver project qualifies. It is Open Source
>> GeoSpatial. Is the software stable?
>> Do you have someone willing to be a "Project Champion", and have someone
>> able to write install scripts and marketing documentation as per:
>> http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Live_GIS_Add_Project#What_gets_into_OSGeoLive.3F
>> If so, then yes, we would love to have QGISmapserver included in OSGeoLive.

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