Archive for the ‘Mapserver e mapscript’ Category

GIS and WebGIS at Linux Day 2007

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Sorry, this article is not available in english.

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A restful service for mapfile configuration

Several tools exists to help maintaining and configuring mapserver mapfiles. MapStorer is a good example. All of the available tools provide a nice GUI and a storage database adapter.

What seems to be missing at the moment is a restful service. We’ve started working on a project that could fill this gap.

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MapServer 5.0 released!

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MapServer 5.0 was released yesterday. This new release brings a lot of enhancements and bug fixes and some back compatibility breaks. One of the most remarkable news is a rendering engine based on AGG library, this renderer significantly improves map output quality with a very good antialiasing and transparency processing.

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Back to MapStorer

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Recently, after exactly one year from the beginning of my flirt with this nice mapping application, I started to code on MapStorer again.

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A mapserver KML bridge

Serving Raster from MapServer WMS in Google Earth

We are going to finish the writing of a kml server that reads a MapServer mapfile and with minimal or zero configuration can serve vector and raster data in kml format.

At the moment, there is limited support for line and polygon classes and styles, while icons symbols for point layers are fully functioning.

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A script to build the latest mapserver webgis from sources

This is just a small script to download, configure and build mapserver and its main dependencies from sources under Linux. This HowTo assumes a basic knowledge of bash commands and the ability to edit the scripts itself and change a few configuration parameters.

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Il nuovo WEBGis dei sentieri del Verbano Cusio Ossola

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Dopo parecchi mesi di gestazione √® on line il nuovo sito dei sentieri del Verbano Cusio Ossola. Abbiamo realizzato l’applicazione usando solo prodotti open source integrando la cartografia con un potente CMS.

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Producing tiles from a GEOTIFF Raster with PHP and gdal

How to slice a big GEOTIFF raster into smaller tiles using gdal and PHP

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Masptorer – P.mapper webgis plugin released

I’ve commited into mapstorer svn a new plugin that allows automatic
configuration of p.mapper webgis 2.1.1 from mapstorer maps (an independent
installation of p.mapper 2.1.1 is required).

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itOpen joins MapStorer development team

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With a contribution of more than 4000 code lines, ItOpen enters in the development team of MapStorer, a Web front-end for mapserver mapfiles creation

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