Automatically creating map series with gvSIG EIEL printing module

gvSIG Association has developed for the Deputación Provincial de Pontevedra a new gvSIG extension for generating printable map series in a professional way. In coordination with Cartolab (*), Prodevelop SL has developed this new gvSIG extension that lets you automatically create series of maps. These are either sent directly to an available printer or stored as PDF files. After choosing some simple…

Google Summer of Code 2011: Final evaluation

After 4 months of work Google Summer of Code has finished. I’m really happy with the final results. Fernando finally finished all the tasks scheduled and the first tests I’ve made with the code he has written look promising. After all there’s some work left for both of us. While he is going to contribute gvSIG Desktop with…

Preparando el FOSS4G

Queda poco más de una semana para que empiece el combo de eventos geoespaciales del año, en decir, por primera vez se concatenan el congreso anual de OpenStreetMap, conocido como The State of The Map, y el FOSS4G, el congreso nacional de la Fundación OSGeo. Este año acudiré yo en representación de Prodevelop. En el primer evento no tendremos…

A quick GDAL utilities use case

Today I had to perform some raster data management for my colleagues and ended up with a little bit o CLI kung-fu with GDAL utilities. By the way I want to share them also as a reminder for the next time 🙂 I had a number of Arc/Info ASCII Grid files to convert, merge and finally transform…

Google Summer of Code 2011: Mid-term evaluation

The second month passed by and with it the mid-term evaluation. I guess this has been the first time in my life I have had to evaluate someone, so I’ve read a lot about the experience of other mentors in previous years, which are the ‘minimum requirements’ to pass someone, etc. and finally, besides I…

DrupalVal de abril

La semana pasada tuvimos la cuarta reunión de Drupal en Valencia, esta vez dedicada al desarrollo de módulos. Díria que la reunión se ha consolidado y gracias al apoyo de nuestro anfitrión, el bar Bipolar y de la incombustible coordinación sobre todo de David Hernández y Alessandro Mascherpa, los últimos viernes de cada mes vamos a tener la oportunidad de reunirnos y…