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Sep
28
comment How are people using Python data structures and classes in ArcPy?
Interesting question but this does not have a definitive answer. Should be a community wiki.
Sep
28
revised Gathering GIS data from the masses
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Sep
28
revised Gathering GIS data from the masses
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Sep
28
answered Gathering GIS data from the masses
Sep
28
comment Given (lon,lat), how can I quickly retrieve the containing administrative region?
I think it's easier to with shapefiles. Just create a number field and then assign a number for the region. You can then rasterize the shapefiles and select that field as the value.
Sep
27
answered How to check Topology in QGIS?
Sep
27
comment Generating tiles for osm/esri shapefiles
Okay. Updated my answer to include options in case you want to try the mbtiles again. Tilemill produces good maps and it's a shame if you can't use them.
Sep
27
revised Generating tiles for osm/esri shapefiles
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Sep
27
answered Generating tiles for osm/esri shapefiles
Sep
27
answered local tiles server for offline access
Sep
27
comment Ogr2Ogr doesn't work with QGIS 1.8
The error message explicitly stated GDAL_DATA. Do start with that. YOu might want to consult this too trac.osgeo.org/gdal/wiki/…
Sep
27
answered Mapping reefs in Madagascar using R
Sep
27
answered Ogr2Ogr doesn't work with QGIS 1.8
Sep
26
comment OpenGeo Client SDK set up for Windows 7 - what is ant path?
Did you install ant already?
Sep
26
comment Design question: what's the role of WFS-T in this kind of webapp?
Oh... sorry about that. Glad to be of help :)
Sep
26
comment spatial data filtering without GIS?
Just curious, what's stopping you from using a GIS or a spatial database btw?
Sep
26
comment Design question: what's the role of WFS-T in this kind of webapp?
Answer updated.
Sep
26
revised Design question: what's the role of WFS-T in this kind of webapp?
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Sep
26
comment Overlaying layers with different projections on Android
Updated my answer. Now have a suggestion for a Java library.
Sep
26
revised Overlaying layers with different projections on Android
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