GRASS GIS Report 2012

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- DRAFT, please expand

Key Accomplishments

  • Updated and modernized GRASS web site launched
  • GRASS 6.4.2 released, see details
  • GRASS 6.4.3RC2 released, see details
  • WinGRASS 6.4.3RC2 stand-alone package, MacOSX installer and Linux package released
  • Google Summer of Code 2012 participation with three projects:
Pietro Zambelli : Python high level map interaction for GRASS GIS
Eric Momsen: Image Segmentation in GRASS GIS
Stepan Turek: GRASS GIS WxGui front end for vector analysis modules

Participation in conferences

Education and Research

some examples in earth sciences

Areas for Improvement

Opportunities to Help

  • developers, power users providing support to newcomers, translators, documentation editors and others who would like to help are always welcome,

see more details on how to get involved

  • help in preparing more marketing material: update flyers and poster in different languages

Outlook for 2013

  • release of GRASS6.4.3
  • continue improvements in GRASS7.0
  • organize GRASS GIS Community Sprints, participation at FOSS4G and other conferences
  • participation in Google Summer of Code