A geographic information system (GIS) software package developed by manifold.net that runs on Microsoft Windows.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
20 views

What woud be a good alternative toManifold for me? [duplicate]

I am looking for a GIS alternative to Mainfold, for a PC using Windows where I can create polygons,lines,circles on-the-fly without having the fields and data beforehand. It was a breeze to do this in ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

How to create polygons from a set of linestrings located inside a grid cell

I am using Manifold GIS and I am facing the following problem. I have a grid, which spans all over a city area. Inside each grid cell there are lines (the grid and the lines are vector data). I am ...
1
vote
1answer
121 views

What is the best way to display point data (with standard deviation) using QGIS/SAGA/Manifold? [closed]

I would like to display point data values (indicating biomass at a point) but also to show the standard deviation value for each point. What would be the best method to do this in QGIS (I'm a basic ...
2
votes
1answer
50 views

Preserving attributes of linejoin through concatenation

I've run into a bit of a problem, I'm working on a layer of connected lines which represent geological faults and contacts. These lines were broken into many small segments so to get rid unnecessary ...
1
vote
0answers
92 views

Identifying Intersections of Geology using PostGIS

I'm having problems identifying intersections on a layer of linework, the lines are representative of contacts and faults (geological rock formations). I am trying to select where there are connected ...
21
votes
1answer
834 views

What does the adoption of Python by NVIDIA for GPGPU mean for GIS?

Today NVIDIA announced support for the Python language on its flavor of GPGPU (CUDA). Manifold GIS uses CUDA to enable some accelerated raster operations but it is not a programmable environment and ...
17
votes
3answers
3k views

What are the alternatives to Manifold GIS?

Question from my father who is looking to explore alternatives to Manifold: "I am an independent environment consultant who is a heavy user of GIS for spatial data crunching, geo-referencing ...
2
votes
3answers
450 views

PDF Output for Manifold 8

Does anyone have any recommendations for outputting a PDF of map from Manifold 8? The following printer drivers have all failed to output anything: CutePDF PDF995 eDoc Nitro PDF worked (after 3 ...
1
vote
1answer
642 views

How can we stop Manifold from writing TMP files?

We work with sizable Manifold Projects that sometimes go over a Gb of vector data. After working in Manifold for a while Gigs of TMP files are getting written to the hard drive. We use manifold 8 64 ...