[OSGeo-Discuss] Desktop metadata management for FOSS4G

2009-06-08 Thread Sampson, David
Ahh.. Metadata I am learning about Qgis plugins lately and thought I would extend out to the OSGEO community at large. As I am going through creating some plugins and learning about OWS services and trying my hand at a catalogue plugin for QGIS I got to thinking, what does the open source world

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Desktop metadata management for FOSS4G

2009-06-08 Thread John Callahan
Yes. For us, this would help our work flow. A plugin for Quantum would work great. (I also just read Alex's email about qgismetaedit. Cool!) It would be great for a desktop GIS to update some basic metadata elements, like updated date, coordinate system, bounding box in projected and geo

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Desktop metadata management for FOSS4G

2009-06-08 Thread Alex Mandel
The plugin aims to allow for ISO, FGDC and Dublin Core editing and saving to xml per the standard that CatMdEdit, ArcGIS, Geonetwork etc all use XML. Someone did file a ticket to add Geonetwork export, I'd welcome anyone from the Geonetwork side helping out with that. Auto, or Triggered updating