[Live-demo] GEOS Overview

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Sun Apr 1 11:02:50 PDT 2012

On 12-04-01 03:46 AM, Cameron Shorter wrote:
> Frank,
> I've reviewed your Geos Overview. It looks pretty good. I've made a few
> changes, nothing too major.


Looks good.   I fixed the name, and link for JTS to point to Martin's
current site rather than the stranded one at Vivid Software.

> One thing I wish to check is the "Implemented Standards", which I've introduced.
> Are we right to add the following:
> Implemented Standards
> OpenGIS Simple Features for SQL spatial predicate functions and spatial operators

Yes, looks reasonable with the caveat that GEOS implements only a portion
of the standard and words like Implements and Conforms sometimes have
particular meanings in the standards realm.

> You can see all my suggested changes here:
> http://trac.osgeo.org/osgeo/changeset?new=7809%40livedvd%2Fgisvm%2Ftrunk%2Fdoc%2Fen%2Foverview%2Fgeos_overview.rst&old=7808%40livedvd%2Fgisvm%2Ftrunk%2Fdoc%2Fen%2Foverview%2Fgeos_overview.rst
> Frank, do you have suggestions for a GEOS image?

Possibly something like this:


But that is already used for JTS so it might be a cop-out to grab it.

Best regards,
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