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Mapperz, Blogger, GIS Cartographer & Consultant, Geo-Innovator - Senior Mapping Guru & Part-time Numpty

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7h
comment What GIS processing machine is best to purchase if I have $5k to spend?
This would be closer server costs. Remote in and process on the server.
9h
comment Creating counties in QGIS
There are some 1890 Scottish Boundaries in Shapefile (or KML) format here geo.nls.uk/urbhist/resources_boundaries.html
1d
comment 502 Bad Gateway
@Zach fixed link
1d
comment Batch Geocode Postcodes/Addresses in UTM
geoplaner.com will convert single UTM-17N addresses
2d
comment From PostgreSQL to QGIS
what locale is is the postgres DB in?
Aug
25
comment Unable to complete operation in Parks Finder?
there is a default bug in config.txt support.esri.com/en/knowledgebase/techarticles/detail/40287 for a workaround
Aug
22
comment Mapfish/Geoserver printing: layer problems
please mark this as the answer to your own question you are allowed to do this. Please do not edit the title to 'Solved' thanks. Accepting the Answer will indicate to users that the question has a solution.
Aug
21
comment What is the workflow to add more records from CSV files to a point feature in Oracle Spatial?
do you have the full FME Software? you will need the Oracle Spatial (Enterprise Database Edition) License with Write to Oracle Spatial safe.com/fme/editions-licensing
Aug
21
comment How to convert a microstation cell library into a format usable in ArcGIS?
you have to create a font on the system that matches the cell and use the style manager to control it. can be a very time consuming task.
Aug
20
comment Why is the OSM map itself is not visible in my qgis window?
Try using the metro exacts metro.teczno.com/#rome recommend the shape file osm-extracted-metros.s3.amazonaws.com/… 35 MB imposm shapefiles version
Aug
19
comment Use of postgis with hibernate
what are your goals using postgis and your java app?
Aug
19
comment What's this line in Landsat MSS image?
possible vapour trail from a jet engine (or rocket engine) depending on location as radouxju mentions en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vapor_Trail
Aug
19
comment How to batch run an FME workspace on a feature basis?
A tester and a workspace runner will run your features separate bus stops. fmepedia.safe.com/articles/Samples_and_Demos/WorkspaceRunner
Aug
16
comment GIS research areas in Telecommunications?
FTTH/P, coax, ISP, ADSL, copper? What sort telcom?
Aug
15
comment How to upload a series of OS map sheets using QGIS and merge together?
Georeferencing the maps qgistutorials.com/en/docs/georeferencing_basics.html Mosaic (merge) qgistutorials.com/en/docs/raster_mosaicing_and_clipping.html
Aug
14
comment Option for 360 degree movie embedded in Open Source GIS software?
pan0? pan0.net/… pan0 - open-source, Flash 9 based panorama player
Aug
14
comment Esri basemap render speed abnormally slow in Chrome
Looks like a slow tile server from ESRI - the wait response from their server is high for each map tile request this lags the application/
Aug
13
comment Is there any way of knowing what Travel Modes are available for directions between two places in Google Maps v3?
You have to ping the google servers to get a valid response like maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/distancematrix/…
Aug
13
comment Stray horizontal lines after converting from GeoJSON to topojson
It is the common 180 Degree/Date Line issue github.com/Leaflet/Leaflet/issues/82 [See Bottom Links to Bugs Reported]
Aug
13
comment Displaying buses from a transport network (newbie)
Argentina maps.google.com/landing/transit/cities/#SouthAmerica