[Geowanking] Perl Geospatial Content

Ari Jolma ari.jolma at tkk.fi
Sun Aug 20 12:28:05 PDT 2006


I'm definitely interested. I also started an email list for the purpose:
https://list.hut.fi/mailman/listinfo/geo-perl

It's good to see more interest in the subject!

Ari

On Sun, 20 Aug 2006 19:45:12 +0100 Andy Armstrong <andy at hexten.net> wrote:

> (warning, perl content - if you're not interested in perl please skip  
> this and accept my apologies)
> 
> I've been doing an informal survey of the various geo, gps, gis and  
> mapping modules on CPAN and while there's certainly a lot of good  
> stuff there, taken collectively CPAN's coverage of geospatial  
> functionality somewhat resembles the state of the email related  
> modules that provided the impetus for the Perl Email Project.
> 
> I'd like to get started with an effort to rationalise and refactor  
> what's currently there, providing well written, lightweight modules  
> with clean interfaces to cover a well defined set of geospatial  
> functionality.
> 
> To get the ball rolling I've created a mailing list:
>    http://www.hexten.net/mailman/listinfo/geoperl-l
> 
> I'm not looking for any particular commitment at this stage - but I'd  
> welcome input from anyone with an interest in this area.
> 
> -- 
> Andy Armstrong, hexten.net
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Prof. Ari Jolma
Kartografia ja Geoinformatiikka / Cartography and Geoinformatics
Teknillinen Korkeakoulu / Helsinki University of Technology
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