Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] How big is OSGeo?

2019-09-06 Thread Jo Cook
). (FYI I'm not doing science with these figures, it's just some factoids for the purposes of a talk I'll be giving soon) Best Jo On Fri, Sep 6, 2019 at 4:03 PM Jürgen E. Fischer wrote: > > Hi Jachym, > > On Fri, 06. Sep 2019 at 16:21:16 +0200, Jachym Cepicky wrote: > > https://w

[OSGeo-Discuss] How big is OSGeo?

2019-09-06 Thread Jo Cook
. Thoughts? Furthermore, how many people attended FOSS4G in Bucharest this year? Thanks Jo -- Jo Cook t:+44 7930 524 155/twitter:@archaeogeek Please note that currently I do not work on Friday afternoons. For urgent responses at that time, please visit support.astuntechnology.com or phone our

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Public money, public code campaign

2019-07-23 Thread Jo Cook
Hi Maria et al, That sounds eminently sensible to me. I guess it's already an agenda item for the next board meeting so the rest of us can wait to see what comes out of that. All the best Jo On Tue, Jul 23, 2019 at 4:14 PM María Arias de Reyna wrote: > > Hi, > > I think we can do

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Public money, public code campaign

2019-07-23 Thread Jo Cook
Hi All, Do we think this is something OSGeo should sign globally, or that individual chapters should decide to sign or not, as appropriate? I'm all for OSGeo signing it, as it's bigger (obviously) and would hopefully have more of an impact, but I guess others may have a different opinion... Jo

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Fwd: Announcement and thanks to Season of Docs survey respondents: Season of Docs has launched

2019-03-12 Thread Jo Cook
Hi Cameron, Yes, definitely. I assume the idea is that OSGeo would apply to become a mentoring organisation? Jo On Tue, Mar 12, 2019 at 1:36 AM Cameron Shorter wrote: > As per below, Google has just launched a Season of Docs program, designed > to bring open source and technical

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Creating a single map

2018-08-06 Thread Jo Cook
Ordnance Survey (free) data products and methods you might use for combining them so that you can remain in possession of all of your limbs and organs. Regards Jo (chair of the UK OSGeo chapter) On Fri, Aug 3, 2018 at 5:28 PM, Roz Jones wrote: > Hi all > > I am currently research a R

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Fwd: Nominate Antony Scott as a Charter Member

2017-09-06 Thread Jo Cook
I'm also proud to second this nomination. Jo On Wed, Sep 6, 2017 at 3:40 PM, Suchith Anand < suchith.an...@nottingham.ac.uk> wrote: > I am very happy to second the nomination of Antony Scott. > > Best wishes, > > Suchith > > &g

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Fwd: Nominate Matt Walker for Charter Membership

2017-09-05 Thread Jo Cook
I also second this nomination- Matt has been a linchpin of the OSGeo UK chapter for many years. Jo On Mon, Sep 4, 2017 at 8:38 PM, Suchith Anand < suchith.an...@nottingham.ac.uk> wrote: > I second this excellent nomination. > > Best wish

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Fwd: Nominate Simon Miles for charter membership

2017-08-30 Thread Jo Cook
I second the nomination of Simon Miles for OSGeo Charter Membership. Quietly and unassumingly, Simon has been raising the profile of QGIS and Open Source GIS in UK local government for a number of years. Regards Jo On Tue, Aug 29, 2017 at 3:25 AM, Vasile Craciunescu <vas...@geo-spatial.

[OSGeo-Discuss] UCL PhD opportunity

2017-07-25 Thread Jo Cook
6LID%3D985=8bGC&_t=tracking_anet> Anyone interested is welcome to contact Claire Ellul on c.el...@ucl.ac.uk for an informal chat . Regards Jo -- *Jo Cook* t:+44 7930 524 155/twitter:@archaeogeek -- -- Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL,

[OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeo:UK AGM further details

2016-06-12 Thread Jo Cook
Hi All, A reminder that the OSGeo:UK AGM will be on Tuesday at 5.30PM BST at FOSS4G UK 2016 in Southampton. You can now find details of this, including the agenda, on our website at http://uk.osgeo.org/agm/agm2016.html All are welcome- this is not a closed or members-only event. Thanks Jo

[OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeo:UK AGM

2016-06-09 Thread Jo Cook
some more about what OSGeo:UK does. Thanks Jo -- *Jo Cook* t:+44 7930 524 155/twitter:@archaeogeek -- -- Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 1372 744 009 w: astuntechnology.com twitter:@astuntech <https://twitter.com/astuntech>

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Problem Semi-Automatic Classification Plugin

2016-05-23 Thread Jo Cook
Hi Rodolfo, The best place for you to ask this question would be on one of the qgis support lists or forums- see http://qgis.org/en/site/forusers/support.html for details. This list is for more general discussion rather than specific software issues. All the best Jo On Sun, May 22, 2016 at 2

[OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4GUK reduction in ticket prices

2016-04-28 Thread Jo Cook
information. If you have already purchased a ticket then we will be issuing refunds and you will be contacted shortly with details about this. Many thanks, and we look forward to seeing you in Southampton in June! All the best Jo -- *Jo Cook* t:+44 7930 524 155/twitter:@archaeogeek -- -- Astun

[OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4GUK 2016 early bird tickets will be released tomorrow

2016-04-12 Thread Jo Cook
in quick! Check http://uk.osgeo.org/foss4guk2016/ for more information- tomorrow morning (BST) we will release the eventbrite link for booking. We're all really excited about this event, and we look forward to seeing lots of you there! Jo -- *Jo Cook* t:+44 7930 524 155/twitter:@archaeogeek

[OSGeo-Discuss] UK local chapter

2016-03-21 Thread Jo Cook
no longer available to us... ... and of course we definitely need our own bank account for our fabulous FOSS4GUK 2016 event, at the Ordnance Survey offices in Southampton, from the 14th to the 16th of June! http://uk.osgeo.org/foss4guk2016/ All the best Jo -- *Jo Cook* t:+44 7930 524 1

[OSGeo-Discuss] Use cases and requirements for web maps

2015-09-28 Thread Jo Cook
-Element-UseCases-Requirements/ Regards Jo -- *Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 7930 524 155 iShare - Data integration and publishing platform <http://www.isharemaps.com/> * C

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeo is becoming irrelevant. Here's why. Let's fix it.

2015-09-26 Thread Jo Cook
, but that's for another discussion). Thanks Jo On 26 Sep 2015 1:40 pm, "Just van den Broecke" <j...@justobjects.nl> wrote: > Dear Milo, > > That you agree Darrel's statements is your opinion and fine in any open > discussion. > > I react here on your phrase: '&

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Lidar News magazine false statements on (L)GPL (Was [OSGeo-Standards] REPORT: my OGC membership slot)

2015-09-21 Thread Jo Cook
Brilliant, I'd be happy to see that blogpost published as a rebuttal. Jo On Mon, Sep 21, 2015 at 11:00 AM, Martin Isenburg <martin.isenb...@gmail.com > wrote: > Hello, > > We (Oliver and me) had contacted the (new) editor (Roland Mangold who is > cc-ed) last week an

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Lidar News magazine false statements on (L)GPL (Was [OSGeo-Standards] REPORT: my OGC membership slot)

2015-09-21 Thread Jo Cook
I think this is something that we at OSGeo should definitely respond to. Perhaps we could contact the magazine and explain that there were some factual errors in the article, and ask for a chance to respond? Jo On Mon, Sep 21, 2015 at 10:38 AM, Johan Van de Wauw < johan.vandew...@gmail.

[OSGeo-Discuss] Call for Venues for FOSS4G UK 2016

2015-09-18 Thread Jo Cook
further information, please contact Conference Chair ( joc...@astuntechnology.com), by October 1st at the latest. Yours, The FOSS4G UK 2016 organising committee -- *Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 7930 524 155 iShare - Data

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Predictions about Open Geospatial in 2020

2015-09-11 Thread Jo Cook
represent my own opinions, but reflects the wider community too. All the best Jo On Thu, Sep 10, 2015 at 3:18 AM, Jody Garnett <jody.garn...@gmail.com> wrote: > There was a good academic foss4g13 talk exploring devices communicating > their location back into a visual console

[OSGeo-Discuss] Predictions about Open Geospatial in 2020

2015-09-09 Thread Jo Cook
scuss list (though I can't find the thread in the archives) and I'm both keen and curious to crowd-source some opinions/predictions again now. Anything I use will be cited, unless you don't want it to be! Grateful thanks in advance Jo -- *Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West S

[OSGeo-Discuss] Patreon Funding for open source

2015-08-10 Thread Jo Cook
within the OSGeo community are using Patreon ( https://www.patreon.com/). In light of discussions we've all had over the last few years about how to get companies etc to financially support open source development, I'd like to know whether Patreon is a possible option. Thanks Jo -- *Jo Cook* Astun

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Code of Conduct in Real Case

2015-06-24 Thread Jo Cook
Hi Sanghee, My personal opinion (as a female member of OSGeo) is that these slides are certainly NOT offensive to women. From your description, they are being used in context and there should be no problems with that. Jo On Wed, Jun 24, 2015 at 11:22 AM, Sanghee Shin shs...@gaia3d.com wrote

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] linux distro preferences

2014-11-17 Thread Jo Cook
We use Ubuntu LTS for our AWS servers. I know it wasn't part of the question, but we have two under very similar load, doing the same things, one with SSD and one without- and I would definitely recommend SSD. Jo On Mon, Nov 17, 2014 at 12:29 PM, George Silva georger.si...@gmail.com wrote: I

[OSGeo-Discuss] Chance for better open source representation at the AGI

2014-11-06 Thread Jo Cook
of the AGI and eligible to vote, then please consider voting for Mike here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/AGICouncilElection2015 Thanks! Jo -- *Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 7930 524 155 iShare - Data integration and publishing

[OSGeo-Discuss] On the subject of tilecache

2014-09-25 Thread Jo Cook
no answer, so I thought I'd ask here but if anyone wants to chat about it off list then please do get in touch. All the best Jo -- *Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 7930 524 155 iShare - Data integration and publishing platform

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Gender bias in nominations

2014-07-24 Thread Jo Cook
I totally agree with Maria. As a female member of OSGeo I don't really feel that my gender matters in the slightest. I'm far more concerned about a bias towards people from the US or Northern/Western Europe if we are trying to be truly global. Jo On Thu, Jul 24, 2014 at 3:55 PM, María Arias de

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Using ArcGIS Desktop with PostGIS [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]

2014-07-11 Thread Jo Cook
) need to be lower-case for ArcGIS to see them, and you will need to use different connection methods (query layers) to view data in tables with null values in them. Jo On Fri, Jul 11, 2014 at 8:29 AM, Gavin Fleming gavinjflem...@gmail.com wrote: Hi Bruce I've done fairly extensive research

[OSGeo-Discuss] Save the date: PostGIS show and tell day- London- 20th November 2014

2014-07-04 Thread Jo Cook
in speaking, just as soon as we have the details confirmed. Jo -- *Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 7930 524 155 iShare - Data integration and publishing platform http://www.isharemaps.com

[OSGeo-Discuss] Porting UK Location Program Customisations to Geonetwork 2.10/2.11

2014-06-26 Thread Jo Cook
as this is a good opportunity to get them included in our plans. 2. Would your organisation be interested in contributing to this project? Feel free to contact me off-list if you'd prefer. Regards, Jo -- *Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Porting UK Location Program Customisations to Geonetwork 2.10/2.11

2014-06-26 Thread Jo Cook
Hi Ian, Certainly creating a new schema plugin will be one part of what we want to achieve, but there were some code changes made, and we need to assess whether they have been integrated already into the later releases of geonetwork. Jo On 26 Jun 2014 18:52, Ian Edwards iedwards@gmail.com

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Proposed process for selecting OSGeo charter members

2014-06-17 Thread Jo Cook
chapter members it might not be possible for them to a) elect a chapter representative and b) get them elected as a charter member. Maybe I've misunderstood this part of the new rules? Jo On Tue, Jun 17, 2014 at 12:56 PM, Jorge Sanz js...@osgeo.org wrote: 2014-06-15 1:52 GMT+02:00 Cameron

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G 2013 Nottingham archiving

2013-12-04 Thread Jo Cook
that- however until it finishes I don't know how much disk space it's going to take up. Jo On Wed, Dec 4, 2013 at 2:39 PM, Barry Rowlingson b.rowling...@lancaster.ac.uk wrote: The material for FOSS4G 2013 for possible archiving amounts to: 1. Static web site, including mapgallery HTML

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G 2013 Nottingham archiving

2013-12-04 Thread Jo Cook
for 2013 is the right place to add personal opinions from the board about the archive- if you want to forbid the use of any communication tool for OSGeo conferences, apart from the mailing lists and wiki, then this should be specified in the RFP. Jo On Wed, Dec 4, 2013 at 3:57 PM, Jeff McKenna

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] One Lecture on Open Source Geospatial

2013-09-30 Thread Jo Cook
limitations of Acme Proprietary GIS- the license that means you can't use it at home, or anywhere if you come from particular countries, and the skills that are required in the workplace these days. Jo On Mon, Sep 30, 2013 at 4:05 PM, Barry Rowlingson b.rowling...@lancaster.ac.uk wrote

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] [Board] RE : Re: OSGEO4W future

2013-09-25 Thread Jo Cook
for each, and figure out what make-up of committee would be required to oversee that and go through incubation. Jo On Wed, Sep 25, 2013 at 2:04 AM, Alex Mandel tech_...@wildintellect.comwrote: On 09/24/2013 12:50 AM, Johan Van de Wauw wrote: On Tue, Sep 24, 2013 at 2:08 AM, Angelos Tzotsos

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] [Board] OSGEO4W future

2013-09-21 Thread Jo Cook
Just a quick email to say that I wholeheartedly agree with all the ideas here, and I want to be involved. I'm not sure how much I can help with right now as, post FOSS4G, I really want some time away from committees and organising :-) Jo ___ Discuss

[OSGeo-Discuss] Nominating Ian Edwards to the Board

2013-08-15 Thread Jo Cook
that he is using on the WebCom committee [2] and is involved with the OSGeo Live Project [3]. [0] http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/United_Kingdom [1] http://2013.foss4g.org/ [2] http://www.osgeo.org/webcommittee/index.html [3] http://live.osgeo.org/ Thanks Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] [Foss4g2013] Discussion about When for FOSS4G Code sprint in September

2013-07-31 Thread Jo Cook
Hi Frank, The date of the code sprint is fixed, I'm afraid, but there's nothing to stop you meeting up with other developers throughout the week and doing some coding. There will be plenty of spaces where you can get together and plug in some laptops! Jo (on behalf of the LOC) On Mon, Jul 29

[OSGeo-Discuss] Nomination for OSGeo Charter Membership

2013-07-10 Thread Jo Cook
(not that he needs to be a Charter Member for that of course) and is involved with the OSGeo Live Project. Many thanks Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 7930 524 155 iShare - Data integration and publishing platformhttp

[OSGeo-Discuss] Book your FOSS4G hotel rooms quickly!

2013-07-05 Thread Jo Cook
://2013.foss4g.org/accommodation/ to book. Thanks Jo (on behalf of the FOSS4G 2013 LOC) -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 7930 524 155 iShare - Data integration and publishing platformhttp://www.isharemaps.com

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Book your FOSS4G hotel rooms quickly!

2013-07-05 Thread Jo Cook
on campus if you can. Hope that helps Jo On Fri, Jul 5, 2013 at 4:03 PM, Daniel Morissette dmorisse...@mapgears.comwrote: Hi Jo, and FOSS4G LOC, The 140GBP/night rooms aren't exactly cheap. Do you (or other locals) have recommendations for some good and cheaper hotels within walking or bus

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Book your FOSS4G hotel rooms quickly!

2013-07-05 Thread Jo Cook
Let's add those addresses to the website then Jo On 5 Jul 2013 16:30, Barry Rowlingson b.rowling...@lancaster.ac.uk wrote: On Fri, Jul 5, 2013 at 4:09 PM, Jo Cook joc...@astuntechnology.comwrote: Hi Daniel, There's a link from the accommodation page on the website to hotels

[OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G 2013 Early Bird Extended!

2013-05-30 Thread Jo Cook
to come soon on the additional workshop voting, and on the full timetable. There's a lot of juggling of papers going on, believe me! Look forward to seeing as many of you as possible in September, Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t

[OSGeo-Discuss] Last day for Academic Track Submissions for FOSS4G 2013

2013-02-22 Thread Jo Cook
Hi All, Just a reminder that today (22nd) is the last day for submissions for the FOSS4G 2013 Academic Track. Get your paper in while you can! http://2013.foss4g.org/academic-track/call-for-papers/ Thanks Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey

[OSGeo-Discuss] Your weekly dose of FOSS4G 2013 News

2013-02-22 Thread Jo Cook
on, what are you waiting for? Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 750 095 8167 iShare - Data integration and publishing platformhttp://www.isharemaps.com/ * Company registration

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] [Foss4g2013] Your weekly dose of FOSS4G 2013 News

2013-02-22 Thread Jo Cook
Hi Jeff, We thoroughly agree with you and are trying to reach out to the SoTM community/organisers to get some good involvement there. We'll keep the lists posted with news when we have some. Jo On Fri, Feb 22, 2013 at 4:41 PM, Jeffrey Johnson ortel...@gmail.com wrote: Hi Jo et al, I'm

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Mapping advice

2013-01-04 Thread Jo Cook
looking at open source options- I wish more people starting out would do the same! Jo On Fri, Jan 4, 2013 at 1:43 PM, Randal Hale rjh...@northrivergeographic.com wrote: Good Morning/Afternoon If it were me - I would do everything in QGIS. It will be much easier to work with and you won't have

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Mapping advice

2013-01-04 Thread Jo Cook
think the learning curve may put new users off, that's all. Jo On Fri, Jan 4, 2013 at 2:56 PM, Massimiliano Cannata massimiliano.cann...@supsi.ch wrote: Pls, let me say that I don't like the approach: don't sue this software! Many software can do the job, suggesting your preferred approach

[OSGeo-Discuss] Latest FOSS4G planning meeting

2012-12-21 Thread Jo Cook
keep you posted- as always get in touch if you have any questions or concerns. Happy Festivities Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 750 095 8167 iShare - Data integration and publishing platformhttp://www.isharemaps.com

[OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G 2013 update

2012-12-03 Thread Jo Cook
new website just waiting to be unveiled- we're just mopping up broken links and styling problems with it at the moment but would hope to have that ready in a couple of weeks. Expect loads of other exciting news round about the same time! All the best Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] [OSGeo-UK] Open Nottingham Awards, University of Southampton Open Source Geospatial Lab, OSGeo Live 6.0 Launch - OSGIS 2012

2012-09-07 Thread Jo Cook
in the UK in September :-) Jo On Fri, Sep 7, 2012 at 10:45 AM, Suchith Anand suchith.an...@nottingham.ac.uk wrote: Dear All, Thanks to efforts of many colleagues at the University of Nottingham and the OSGeo UK Local Chapter we had another successful OSGIS conference this year. In addition to all

[OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G 2013 mailing list

2012-07-16 Thread Jo Cook
than anticipated, but we will have the beginnings of a website available shortly. We'll keep you posted! Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 750 095 8167 iShare - Data integration and publishing platformhttp://www.isharemaps.com

[OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G 2013 (no not a typo)

2012-07-11 Thread Jo Cook
to move things forward more quickly than we had anticipated- we have a planning meeting tomorrow (Thursday) in which we will discuss this- and we'll keep the community posted. Jo (Deputy Chair of the FOSS4G 2013 LOC) -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] [Marketing] Marketing meeting to finalise definition of an OSGeo Ambassador role

2012-06-07 Thread Jo Cook
Hi Cameron, Sorry I couldn't make the meeting- I'm happy with the change of name, so +1 from Jo on OSGeo Advocate as a name for this new role Jo On Thu, Jun 7, 2012 at 12:53 PM, Cameron Shorter cameron.shor...@gmail.comwrote: Minutes of this meeting are here: http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] [Marketing] Marketing meeting to finalise definition of an OSGeo Ambassador role

2012-05-31 Thread Jo Cook
Hi Dan, Any that you have spare would indeed be useful. If we could just check on postage costs to ship them to the UK first, that would be great. My address is in my email footer. Thanks Jo On Thu, May 31, 2012 at 6:51 AM, Suchith Anand suchith.an...@nottingham.ac.uk wrote: Hi Dan

[OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS4G Themes

2012-05-14 Thread Jo Cook
with coming up with clearly defined tracks for papers? Thanks Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 750 095 8167 iShare - Data integration and publishing platformhttp://www.isharemaps.com

[OSGeo-Discuss] Migrating to Postgres 9 for replication?

2012-05-10 Thread Jo Walsh
I would love to hear success stories or horror stories about migrating from Postgres 8.3 or 8.4 to 9, in order to get replication working. At least that is what I have been told we need to do. One master database and two failover copies. It would save a lot of maintenance time, I am

[OSGeo-Discuss] (PDF Geotagging) Re: Fwd: Discuss Digest, Vol 61, Issue 16

2012-01-19 Thread Jo Walsh
hello OSGeoids! Thank you very much, I will try your API as soon as possible. Is there a way to have access to the source code behind your web service ? Or isn't it open source ? El 2012-01-17 12:11, James Reid escribió: You could check out our Unlock Text service at:

[OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeo Bylaws

2011-12-23 Thread Jo Cook
involved. Cheers, and have a good Christmas one and all! Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 750 095 8167 iShare - Data integration and publishing platformhttp://www.isharemaps.com/ See the new Helpdesk and Customer portalhttp

[OSGeo-Discuss] Charter Membership Nomination: Suchith Anand

2011-11-07 Thread Jo Cook
, enthusiastic person that we need in OSGeo! Thanks Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 750 095 8167 iShare - Data integration and publishing platformhttp://www.isharemaps.com/ See the new Helpdesk and Customer portalhttp

[OSGeo-Discuss] New OSGeo design

2011-11-01 Thread Jo Cook
to full screen- could the background fill the whole page a la twitter? These are just minor points really, and I'm quite excited by the new design! Cheers Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 750 095 8167 iShare - Data

[OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeo:UK meeting tomorrow (20th September) at AGI Geocom

2011-09-19 Thread Jo Cook
Dear All, This is a reminder that there will be an informal meeting of the OSGeo UK chapter at lunch time tomorrow (1pm BST, 20th September) at the East Midlands Conference Centre, University of Nottingham. All are welcome. Thanks Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17

[OSGeo-Discuss] Re: [OSGeo-UK] OSGeo:UK meeting tomorrow (20th September) at AGI Geocom

2011-09-19 Thread Jo Cook
Sure, no problem! Jo On 19 September 2011 11:07, Saber Razmjooei razmjoo...@faunalia.co.ukwrote: Unfortunately I (and some of other IRC regulars, I guess) will not be able to make it. Would it be possible to send around minutes from your meeting? Or a couple of lines on what has been

[OSGeo-Discuss] Board Candidate's statement: Jo Cook

2011-08-09 Thread Jo Cook
of things I'd like to look at if I was elected. I'm not a coder, I'm a facilitator, and I want to make OSGeo a success by contributing in any way I can. Thanks for reading, Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 750 095 8167

[OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeo:UK AGM agenda

2011-06-22 Thread Jo Cook
) Strategic focus for 2011-2012 3) Reports or comments/questions from the general membership 4) Any other business Hope to see as many people there- and we'll report on the outcomes via the usual mailing lists as soon as possible after the event. Regards Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd

[OSGeo-Discuss] Summer work placement working with web-based maps

2011-06-22 Thread Jo Cook
.) Our web site tells you what we're about. http://www.isharemaps.com/ Please don't hesitate to contact us for more information. Thanks Jo -- ***Jo Cook* Astun Technology Ltd, The Coach House, 17 West Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7RL, UK t:+44 750 095 8167 iShare - Data integration

[OSGeo-Discuss] are there Charter Member elections on?

2010-10-21 Thread Jo Walsh
don't see a news item on http://osgeo.org/ ... ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/discuss

[OSGeo-Discuss] Re: Discuss Digest, Vol 45, Issue 21

2010-09-12 Thread Jo Walsh
://lists.osgeo.org/pipermail/board/2010-September/003566.html In essence, cross-subsidy of time commitment with other organisations who do have a more focused mission about different related subjects (geodata and foss4g in education, or open standards and open government) love, jo

[OSGeo-Discuss] use of OSGeo software within regional/national SDI efforts

2010-03-15 Thread Jo Walsh
maintaining what they consider to be their own SDI. I just asked this on the Spanish list as well. Any examples of OSGeo software use (anything from GDAL/OGR and PostGIS through OpenLayers and beyond) that could serve as a few-slides case study would be much appreciated. cheers, jo

[OSGeo-Discuss] OKF / OSGeo response to the consultation on opening Ordnance Survey data

2010-02-22 Thread Jo Walsh
accepting edits, but don't plan to change the intent of the doc. be well all, jo -- ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/discuss

[OSGeo-Discuss] OSGEO code

2009-12-22 Thread Jo
information about this SRS. Thanks in advance, best regards, Jo -- #define QUESTION ((bb) || !(bb)) (Shakespeare) ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Development of INSPIRE data application profile support in GEOFOSS

2009-10-02 Thread Jo Cook
it makes a lot of sense to jointly develop something under the banner of OSGeo rather than have lots of little initiatives all trying to reinvent the wheel. So count me in as very interested! Jo Jeroen Ticheler - GeoCat wrote: Dear all, I have submitted a BOF for FOSS4G2009 where I would like

[OSGeo-Discuss] Reminder: OSGeo Board Election Nominations by Friday 20th

2008-06-18 Thread jo
* S. Narendra Prasad * Arnulf Christl * Frank Warmerdam * Paolo Cavallini There are four seats to be filled in this year's elections. For more details of the whole process, see: http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Election_2008#Board_Election cheers, jo

[OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeo Board Election 2008 - Nominations open Friday 13th June

2008-06-10 Thread jo
also cc'd to this list (discuss@lists.osgeo.org) jo -- ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/discuss

[OSGeo-Discuss] Voting for new OSGeo Charter Members open until 6th June 2008

2008-05-30 Thread jo
Foundation) This year's nominations again, for those who read this far: http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/New_Member_Nominations_2008 jo -- ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/discuss

[OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeo Elections 2008

2008-05-22 Thread jo
, and sent to [EMAIL PROTECTED] . Voting for new Charter Members can then begin next Friday, 30th May. Please see http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Election_2008 for links to the details of the process and how it runs. I'll send followup reminders. cheers, jo

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Re: Sign the Hague declaration

2008-05-15 Thread jo
tending to serve their own interests rather than those of wider business and technical communities. Cool, OSGeo has collectively to think about this as well! jo -- ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] scale of FOSS projects

2008-05-09 Thread jo
grates on the nerves after a while. jo -- ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/discuss

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Finding Data Sets

2008-01-23 Thread jo
interesting to hear about use cases there. And the committee has a remit to run a public geodata registry / repository; so we ideally *should* be able to offer this kind of answer. cheers, jo ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Finding Data Sets

2008-01-23 Thread jo
resources to run all this stuff on, what's missing is peoples' time to setup and contribute to a repository effort that'll make future questions easier to answer without repeating ourselves :) cheers, jo ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http

[OSGeo-Discuss] relevance of Sun's acquisition of MySQL, and promoting support for open source

2008-01-16 Thread jo
. But right now it's not at the first level. What is needed to move this effort forward, to get it linked from the main OSGeo page, to encourage contributions and make it easier to find? Who is focusing time on this right now? cheers, jo ___ Discuss

[OSGeo-Discuss] FOSS participation in the OGC and other standards efforts

2007-12-20 Thread Jo Walsh
fiestas, jo -- ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/discuss

[OSGeo-Discuss] Reflections on the Jornadas gvSIG

2007-11-20 Thread Jo Walsh
. There seems no obvious impedance, there's so much apparent enthusiasm for tecnologia libre in the public authority market, which in its regionalism and municipality is not so different from how it looks in Germany. I wonder how (and if!) this sort of thing can be encouraged... hasta luego, jo

When *is* a format 'open'? (was Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] idea for an OSGeo project -- a new, open data format)

2007-11-17 Thread Jo Walsh
are lacking experience-driven context, and would greatly welcome contribution to this topic; it could be very useful as a yardstick for formats like SDF - how open is open? cheers, jo -- ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Re: idea for an OSGeo project -- a new, open data format

2007-11-17 Thread Jo Walsh
. The core difference in approach seems to be a question of process. As Bitner pointed out, sometimes it makes sense to slow down a bit in order to let others catch up, so we can all go faster. jo -- ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Return on Equity

2007-08-29 Thread Jo Walsh
expenses or better, several smaller conferences distributed around the planet, next year... cheers, jo -- ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/discuss

[OSGeo-Discuss] Re: [Board] Your input needed for Nominations

2007-07-16 Thread Jo Walsh
. It would be great to see more board representation from outside NA and Europe :) cheers, jo On Mon, Jul 16, 2007 at 08:53:48AM -0700, Tyler Mitchell (OSGeo) wrote: As part of the board elections I automatically put confirmed next to Venka, Markus and Jo but would still like to have

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Promoting freely available geodata

2007-03-28 Thread Jo Walsh
this? I heard rumours that OSI were working on another open data definition type project but never got any responses back when i asked about this. If you have a better connection there, sure, go for it, i would like to know where the commonality is... cheers, jo

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] OSCON 2007

2007-02-03 Thread Jo Walsh
:) jo -- ___ Discuss mailing list Discuss@lists.osgeo.org http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/discuss