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Geographic Information System

GIS project is initiative to package GIS related technologies and make it the best distribution for Fedora and EPEL platforms.

Actual Content

  • GRASS - Geographic Resources Analysis Support System
  • QGIS - Quantum GIS (QGIS) is a user friendly Open Source Geographic Information System
  • MapServer - Development environment for building spatially-enabled internet applications
  • GDAL - Geospatial Data Abstraction Library
  • GEOS - Geometry Engine - Open Source
  • GMT - Generic Mapping Tools
  • PROJ.4 - Cartographic Projections Library
  • EPSG - OGP Surveying and Positioning Committee Geodetic Parameter Dataset
  • OGDI - Open Geographic Datastore Interface
  • PostGIS - PostGIS adds support for geographic objects in PostgreSQL