[Live-demo] Re: GeoKettle on OSGeoLive DVD?

Thierry Badard tbadard at spatialytics.com
Sun Jun 27 20:00:53 PDT 2010

Hi Cameron,

Cameron Shorter a écrit :
> Thierry, sounds great. Could you please CC live-demo at lists.osgeo.org so 
> that others on the list are aware of your work.


> Could you please also update the target GeoKettle version for osgeoLive 
> 4.0 in our status sheet here:
> http://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=0Al9zh8DjmU_RdGIzd0VLLTBpQVJuNVlHMlBWSDhKLXc&hl=en_GB#gid=5 




> On 28/06/10 08:04, Thierry Badard wrote:
>> Cameron Shorter a écrit :
>>> Thierry,
>>> Do you wish GeoKettle to be included on the OSGeo Live DVD again this 
>>> year?
>>> Will you have a more recent version to include? If so, we will need 
>>> to have your install_script updated before our feature freeze in a 
>>> bit over a week on 5 July.
>>> Also, we will be asking all projects to update their documentation to 
>>> provide a Quick Start, and improved Overview page. More details to come.
>> Hi Cameron,
>> Yes, we wish to have GeoKettle included on the OSGeo Live DVD this 
>> year again. The Live DVD will indeed be used during the tutorial on 
>> GeoKettle we will give during the FOSS4G 2010 conference in Barcelona.
>> We are about to release a new version of GeoKettle which will include 
>> a lot of new and exciting stuff:
>>  - Read/Write support for all vector data sources supported by 
>> GDAL/OGR (which requires that GDAL/OGR is installed on the Live DVD)
>>  - Cartographic preview
>>  - Read/write support for GML 3.1.1
>>  - Read/write support for KML 2.2
>>  - More geoprocessing tools
>>  - An extended online documentation with a lot of tips and tricks, 
>> e.g. How to extract geospatial data from an OGC Web Feature Service 
>> with GeoKettle? How to extract geospatial data from OSM with 
>> GeoKettle? How to extract geospatial data from Twitter with GeoKettle? 
>> ...
>> Once the release will be ready (this week), I will work on the install 
>> script and the documentation for the Live DVD. I hope to have it done 
>> for July 5, 2010.
>> Cheers,
>> Th.

Thierry Badard, Ph.D.
Spatialytics inc., CTO
Genuine Geospatial Business Intelligence

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