[Live-demo] Spatialite on version 6.0

Hamish hamish_b at yahoo.com
Sat May 12 16:28:20 PDT 2012

Hamish wrote:
>> Frankie has packaged & uploaded version 3.1.0~rc2-1 for Debian,
>>    http://packages.qa.debian.org/s/spatialite.html
> That's good news!
> But if I understand the details regarding this package, it
> won't include:
>  readosm (load OSM directly into a spatialiteDB)

not that I can see, but haven't dug for it.
may be easy to package.

> rasterlite
> spatialite_gui 

in other packages, see

> spatialite_gis


> I suppose that's why Pirmin used a combination of installing
> spatialite-bin from the repos, and compiling other bits in his
> script for 5.5.  Maybe we should plan to do the same once this
> 3.1.0 version of spatialite-bin "hits the streets"?

as a first pass, we should try and get any package in debian/sid
but not up to date in ubu/precise into the ubuntugis ppa.
i.e. minimize the compiling by hand as much as possible.

and maybe create a .deb for anything which isn't packaged yet,
often it is quite simple.


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