[OSGeo-Discuss] Re: 3.0 OpenLayers code sprint - call for sponsorships

2008-12-22 Thread David JONGLEZ
Hi Lorenzo ! Hi Erik ! First, I wanted to make some responses off Discuss ML, but answers could interest others. I've already made a response to Erik. Here it is ... Erik Uzureau wrote: David, It looks like this is shaping up to be quite an event! The dates on the wiki page still seem

[OSGeo-Discuss] How to assess rendering quality 0f cartographic servers?

2008-12-22 Thread lee brian
Gilles Bassiere: hey, how is your research about the rendering quality of cartographic servers going? Regards Brian Lee From: Gilles Bassière gilles.bassi...@makina-corpus.com To: discuss@lists.osgeo.org Sent: Wednesday, October 10, 2007 6:01:14 PM

[OSGeo-Discuss] Re: [Qgis-developer] Icons symbology and naming

2008-12-22 Thread Steven M. Ottens
Hi Robert, On Dec 22, 2008, at 7:59 PM, Robert Szczepanek wrote: Hi Steven, Fate will that I just send a mail to the osgeo-discuss list with the proposal to use the Tango-set for foss4g applications and create a GIS superset for our specific needs. So I'm very happy with the work you've done

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Re: [Qgis-developer] Icons symbology and naming

2008-12-22 Thread Bob Basques
Hello, Is there a set of icons already available to start from? bobb Steven M. Ottens ste...@minst.net 12/22/08 2:31 PM Hi Robert, On Dec 22, 2008, at 7:59 PM, Robert Szczepanek wrote: Hi Steven, Fate will that I just send a mail to the osgeo-discuss list with the proposal to use the

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Re: [Qgis-developer] Icons symbology and naming

2008-12-22 Thread Markus Neteler
On Mon, Dec 22, 2008 at 10:04 PM, Bob Basques bob.basq...@ci.stpaul.mn.us wrote: Hello, Is there a set of icons already available to start from? Yes, see links in http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/OSGeo_map_symbol_set#Available_Material Markus ___ Discuss

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Re: [Qgis-developer] Icons symbology and naming

2008-12-22 Thread Dan Putler
Another potential set to add to the list are the public domain US National Park Service symbols (http://www.nps.gov/hfc/carto/map-symbols.htm). Dan On Mon, 2008-12-22 at 22:07 +0100, Markus Neteler wrote: On Mon, Dec 22, 2008 at 10:04 PM, Bob Basques bob.basq...@ci.stpaul.mn.us wrote: Hello,

RE: [OSGeo-Discuss] Relationship between Telascience and the OSGeo

2008-12-22 Thread Landon Blake
Frank wrote: Telascience has kindly donated servers, bandwidth and support services to OSGeo. I'm not aware of a lot of official documents about the relationship, it is mostly based on personal connections and the fact that goals of telascience and OSGeo in the geo-computing space have

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Relationship between Telascience and the OSGeo

2008-12-22 Thread Frank Warmerdam
Landon Blake wrote: Frank wrote: In addition to the servers provided by Telascience we also have two rented servers at Peer1 (svn, trac, drupal, and mailman are on one of these servers). We are paying nearly $15K/yr for these two servers. Wow! Does our traffic require two dedicated servers like

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Re: [Qgis-developer] Icons symbology and naming

2008-12-22 Thread Steven M. Ottens
We are aiming at icons for applications, not at map symbols (correct me if I'm wrong robert) so while there is a big need for mapsymbols, I'm not going to address them just yet. Creating a thorough set of icons for all foss4g application to use is enough work for the moment. Luckily Robert

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Re: [Qgis-developer] Icons symbology and naming

2008-12-22 Thread Robert Szczepanek
We are aiming at icons for applications, not at map symbols (correct me if I'm wrong robert) so while there is a big need for mapsymbols, I'm not going to address them just yet. Creating a thorough set of icons for all foss4g application to use is enough work for the moment. [...] Steven

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Relationship between Telascience and the OSGeo

2008-12-22 Thread Paul Ramsey
Amazon perhaps. Google might find it cuts a little too close to the bone. Chris, have you approached the AWS folks about hosting OAM? It's a little more involved than just data storage, they'd also need to provide a couple EC2 instances to receive and process the new data, but it would remove the

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] Relationship between Telascience and the OSGeo

2008-12-22 Thread Frank Warmerdam
Landon Blake wrote: Frank wrote: Clarifying such a matter is not trivial in an organization with many different ideas like OSGeo. Roger that. So I guess it boils down to the internal support for this type of service. Landon, Yes, I suppose. I will say there is certainly support for OSGeo