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How to fix the grass7 package available from the ubuntugis-unstable PPA?

Out of the blue, grass stopped functioning this morning on one of the Ubuntu 14.04 systems I use: $ grass Starting GRASS GIS... python: can't open file '/usr/lib/grass70/gui/wxpython/gis_set.py': ...
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I need to host imagery though a WMS service from an Ubuntu box. What software stacks will work for me?

Our DRS Spits TFW and TIF files to a directory for imagery. I need to be able to automatically grab these files and host them via (possibly a password protected) WMS. The basic use case is this: ...
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Install QGIS Server and Web Client under Ubuntu 14.04

I tried to install QGIS Server and QGIS Web Client on my Ubuntu machine by following this tutorial http://www.aboutgis.ro/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/qgis_desk_web_server_client_tutorial.pdf. At ...
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How to install pycsw on Ubuntu? [closed]

I have Apache 2.2.22 running on Ubuntu Server 12.04.5 LTS. Following the pycsw install instructions I issued these commands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:pycsw/stable sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get ...
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404 error into cartoDB installation

I am having 404 error into cartoDB installation. Need expert help to overcome the situations. http://104.238.134.159:3000/maps I am using Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit Nachine
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Install qgis server under ubuntu 14.04

I have some trouble with the installation of qgis server on my ubuntu 14.04 I try to reproduce the steps from http://anitagraser.com/2012/03/30/qgis-server-on-ubuntu-step-by-step/ and from ...
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GDAL build from source throwing OpenSSL errors on Ubuntu

I'm trying to get GDAL installed/up to date on my Ubuntu machine, and I can't seem to get it to work properly. I've been following this process: ...
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wine + LAStools in QGIS 2.8.1, Ubuntu 14.04

I can't get wine + LAStools to work in QGIS 2.8.1 (ubuntu 14.04). I only get the 22 open source functions that comes with QGIS. Outside qgis wine + LAStools works fine. My guess is that I am not ...
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Installation of QGIS Server on Ubuntu Server 14.04

I followed this tutorial in conjunction with the information provided at the QGIS Server tutorial page to install QGIS Server on Ubuntu Server 14.04. These sources consist of the standard steps for ...
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Installing QGIS 2.4 from tar gz file download from official QGIS website? [duplicate]

I downloaded the qgis2.4 tarball from the qgis webiste. But it doesnt follow the typical version of 3 steps to instal (1} ./configure 2} make 3} make install). So I am stuck and unable to move ...
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CartoDB with external access in Ubuntu 12.04.5

I'm following the guide at https://github.com/CartoDB/cartodb to install CartoDB on my Ubuntu server. Last time I've installed it, it was successful, but while trying to modify it to be able to ...
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Older QGIS 2.4 version installation in Ubuntu 14.04 instead of QGIS 2.8 [duplicate]

Right now I am trying to run SWMM model on QGIS2.8. But the swim plugin is not compatible with 2.8 version of QGIS. Can anyone suggest me how to download and install qgis 2.4 on Ubuntu 14.04. It ...
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Installation procedure for older version of QGIS (2.4) on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

How do I install an older version of QGIS, specifically 2.4, on Ubuntu 14.04? I am trying to run SWMM model on QGIS 2.8, but the SWMM plugin is not compatible with that version. Can anyone suggest to ...
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QGIS and Ubuntu 14.04 unmet dependency

I posted this on digitalocean, but it's imperative I resolve this problem. Freshly updated 14.04 and I went from trying qgis.org debian to the ubuntugis repo. Results: xx@XX:~$ sudo apt-get install ...
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How do I determine the hardware requirements for importing an OSM extract?

I have a 950MB OSM extract I'm trying to import into Postgres using osm2pgsql. All attempts thus far have failed as I've been running out of hard drive space. I have no problem processing metro or ...
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How to install proj4rb on Ubuntu 14.04?

I am trying to install proj4rb on Ubuntu 14.04. Three methods are provided in the README file, but they all fail. 1. Using gem $ gem install proj4rb Building native extensions. This could take a ...
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QGIS 2.6 can't reload Python plugins

Im using QGIS 2.6 on Ubuntu 14.04. Suddenly a strange caching behaviour appeard in QGIS. When I change the plugin code and try to reload it with for example the Plugin Reloader plugin or when I reload ...
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Error when installing Nominatim on Ubuntu

Due to a large amount of geocoding tasks I want to install Nominatim on my local machine following the official manual. I installed the required software without problems, however when installing ...
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Finding shape editing tools for Ubuntu

could you suggest me a client for editing a shapefile in a webgis done with geoserver? My idea is that one accessing via web can change shape geospatial data and as a result the shapefile stored in ...
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Grass 7 on Ubuntu 14.04. Can't start Grass

I attempted to install GRASS GIS 7 on ubuntu 14.04 using these instructions. When I call grass70 from the command line I get a welcome message and a prompt to continue. I then get two error messages: ...
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Installing QGIS 2.6.1 on Ubuntu 14.04

First I am relatively new to linux particularly Ubuntu 14.04 so if you intend to help me, just indicate the exact commands (step-by-step) that i need to type to get QGIS 2.6.1 Installed I have tried ...
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Need a simple sample mapcache.xml file that works with mapserver

I have a functioning mapserver installation runing on Ubuntu 14.04 and it's working fine. However, I would like to up the performance by putting mapcache in front of it. I've installed mapcache, but ...
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QGIS 2.6 simplify a road network to obtain the intersections

In QGIS 2.6.1 in Ubuntu, I want to measure the density of block in this city (FYI my final aim is to measure the TOD level). I have the road network from French national IGN dataset BDTopo. I have ...
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SAGA is not working within sextante (QGIS processing installed in Ubuntu)

Recently i decided to start working in Ubuntu (version 14.04). My first step was to add the ubuntugis-unestable repository, and then proceed to install SAGA, GRASS, OTB, QGIS and the bindings between ...
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How to create projects in Tilemill Ubuntu Web service?

I have set up Tilemill on a Ubuntu server and successfully accessed it from browser using TILEMILL_HOST:20009 I have already uploaded planet_osm data to postgresql/PostGIS DB in the same server ...
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QGIS 2.6.1 doesn't load python plugins on Ubuntu after upgrade [duplicate]

I have experienced this scenario once before and now today, whenever I updated my QGIS installation on Ubuntu, it didn't reload python plugins under ~/.qgis2/python/plugins when started, only c++ ...
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Problem adding ppa:ubuntugis-unstable

I'm trying to add the ppa:ubuntugis/ubuntugis-unstable repository to my ubuntu. I type: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntugis/ubuntugis-unstable And I'm getting: Cannot add PPA: ...
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Geoserver init.d script

I am trying to write an script which will start the Geoserver service on system boot. A good manual is given here. I am on Ubuntu14.04 and using Geoserver-2.6.1. I have edited the following lines ...
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plugin compile with make would not compile module [closed]

Ubuntu 14.04 QGIS 2.6 PyQt4 I'm following one of many tutorials on 'plugin builder', here is the latest one I'm trying with: http://www.digital-geography.com/build-qgis-plugin/ It all seems very ...
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QGIS install on Ubuntu 14.04 fails

Following the QGIS installation guide I have tried both UbuntuGIS and QGIS stable, but both fail with the error message: The following packages have unmet dependencies: python-qgis : Depends: ...
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Install QGIS on Ubuntu with GDAL built from source?

I am trying to install QGIS on Ubuntu 14.04. While I can easily install it via the package manager or apt-get, I find that QGIS, when installed, does not have Python support as expected. The symptoms ...
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Orfeo tool box (OTB) in Ubuntu 14.04 and SAGA incompatibility (gdal versions)

I need to test segmentation of a 12000 x 12000 pixels scene. I successfully compiled OTB in Ubuntu 14.04 and ran the process. But when I tried to start SAGA, I got a startup error. I found that gdal ...
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How to install MapServer and MapCache on Ubuntu 14.04?

I want to install MapServer and MapCache on Ubuntu 14.04. The MapServer installation succeeded but now I'm stuck with the installation of MapCache. This is what I did so far: Install MapServer and ...
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How to enable FILEGDB in ubuntu QGIS2.6

I Installed QGIS but there is no option in drop down to select FileGDB. i referred some site they all give instruction for installing in windows place give information about fix this issue in Ubuntu ...
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Which monitor for working on printable maps?

I have a 24" monitor with a resolution of 1920x1080. Mostly I'm working on printable maps in QGIS. The size of some labels is sometimes smaller then 5mm on the final printed map. At my monitor this ...
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Is it normal that the installation of QGIS removes some graphical packages (12.04LTS)

When I install qgis with qgis.org deposit or ubuntugis ppa, apt wants to remove all of these packages : The following packages will be REMOVED: libgl1-mesa-dri-lts-quantal ...
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QGIS Crashes with OpenLayers plugin

I've just updated to QGIS Brighton on Ubuntu 14.04, and I've noticed that when I open Openlayers plugin, in order to load google layers, the whole program suddenly crashes. The only log I see, when ...
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Connect and modify map through localhost in ubuntu (content management system) [closed]

How can i set cartaro in linux,facing problem with installation instruction given on site.
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Install php mapscript on ubuntu 12.04 PHP 5.4

I follow this website : http://blog.geoghana.com/2013/06/28/setting-up-lampp-linux-apache-mapserver-php-postgresqlpostgis/ to install mapserver and the php extension on my ubuntu 12.04 64bit and PHP ...
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With Ubuntu 14.04 I get errors related to QGIS when I type sudo apt-get dist upgrade

Please advise me whether my question is a duplicate or not. This happened recently with QGIS 2.4 and Ubuntu 14.04. When I type sudo apt-get dist upgrade I get these messages - Any suggestions will be ...
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Problem by changing the order of Layers in QGis Layer Tree

I'm using QGis 2.4 on a virtual machine (Ubuntu 14.4 with XFCE). I'm connected to the VM via vncviewer, what works pretty well. But now I want to add some more layers to an existing QGis Project. ...
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How to install QGIS with OpenGeo Suite on Ubuntu

I was wondering how should one install QGIS after installing OpenGeo Suite on Ubuntu Linux? I installed OpenGeo 4.1 on Ubuntu 12.04 following the instructions on the official website ...
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GDAL Merge Py on ubuntu many tif tiles into one

Trying to batch mosaic 1000 Gtiff rasters (all in one folder) into 1 tif file via gdal merge on linux ubuntu. Having trouble with the linux command to bring in all files in a folder into the output ...
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Ubuntu QGIS 2.4.0 SSL connection to remote PostGIS fails b/c can't specify certificates

I can connect with SSL in PGAdmin to my remote server, but it requires specifying the filepaths for certificate files due to my having different certs for different servers. However, when connecting ...
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Spatialite error: obsolete libspatialite

I am learning to use QGIS with the QGIS training manual (from the QGIS website). One of the excercises is to load vector data from a database (ch 3.1.3 in case you have the manual). When I try to do ...
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Geonode installation on Ubuntu fails

attention: This might be more a question for "askubuntu.stackexchange" but it is GIS-related Geonode 2.0 is available for Ubuntu 12.04 but not for Ubuntu 14.04. According to the docs it should be ...
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How do I install PostgreSQL + PostGIS + MapServer + Python-MapScript on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS w/o compiling from source?

This question is similar to the one posted here... How to have PostGIS 2.1 and the Python osgeo library installed together without compiling from source? ...but since I'm new GIS Stack exchange, I ...
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Problems while installing Mapserver on Ubuntu

I followed instructions at http://www.mapserver.org/installation/unix.html but it didn't work well. My system is ubuntu 14.04 and I'm a total rookie when it comes to unix/compiling/working with the ...
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Conflicts while installing postgresql9.3-postgis2.1,QGIS and gdal-bin

I want to use postgresql9.3-postgis2.1 and gdal-bin parallel . I have refer instruction here for installing postgresql-9.3 on ubuntu 12.04. I have install qgis from here While installing gdal-bin it ...
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Sending commands into FGDB

I have a large .gdb of all blocks in the United States, available from Census. I would like to create a point shape file of all census tract centroids in the US. I have QGIS with FileGDB enabled, as ...