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## page was renamed from DebianGis/DebianGis/PackageList
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This page lists binary packages proposed for inclusion in Debian, and their status. Please, make the project name links to the upstream project home page. Please keep all packages derived from a given upstream project together.
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This page lists binary packages proposed for inclusion in Debian, and their status. Please, make the project name links to the upstream project home page. Please keep all packages derived from a given upstream project together.

The package list could be non up-to-date, this list is maintained by hand, please keep it with a grain of salt. See [http://pkg-grass.alioth.debian.org/debiangis-status.html DebianGis Status] for a synthesis page of archive status, automatically generated on a daily basis. This page is useful anyway to see interesting packages and comments about. See http://www.debian.org/distrib/packages#search_packages for an updated details.
The package list could be non up-to-date, this list is maintained by hand, please keep it with a grain of salt. See [[http://pkg-grass.alioth.debian.org/debiangis-status.html|DebianGis Status]] for a synthesis page of archive status, automatically generated on a daily basis. This page is useful anyway to see interesting packages and comments about. See http://www.debian.org/distrib/packages#search_packages for an updated details.
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The packages found in the main Debian repositories may lag behind the version in the DebianGIS Alioth repositiry, which may lag behind what is available from the DebianGIS SVN, which may lag behind the latest upstream release. Packages maintained by the DebianGIS team are drawn directly from our SVN.
The packages found in the main Debian repositories may lag behind what is available from the DebianGIS SVN, which may lag behind the latest upstream release. Packages maintained by the DebianGIS team are drawn directly from our SVN.
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 * [http://packages.debian.org/education-geography education-geography task] from [http://wiki.debian.org/DebianEdu debian-edu]: DebianGIS recommends these additions:
 ''qgis, gmt, gdal, proj''.
 (education-geography already depends on ''grass''):

 * [[http://packages.debian.org/education-geography|education-geography task]] from [[http://wiki.debian.org/DebianEdu|debian-edu]]: DebianGIS recommends these additions: ''qgis, gmt, gdal, proj''. (education-geography already depends on ''grass''):
 * GIS "workstation" task
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 * [http://postgis.refractions.net/ PostGIS]
 * [http://www.gdal.org/ GDAL]: it would be useful to include ECW support, when licence will allow this. Includes libgdal-grass
 * [http://grass.itc.it GRASS]
 * [http://qgis.org/ QuantumGIS]. Includes qgis-plugin-grass
 * [http://mapserver.gis.umn.edu/ Mapserver]
 * [http://geos.refractions.net GEOS]
 * [http://proj.maptools.org/ PROJ]: proj-doc: there are PDF files available, perhaps those would be better?
 * [http://www.earth3d.org/ Earth3D]
 * [http://gpsd.berlios.de/ gpsd]
 * [http://www.gpsdrive.cc/ gpsdrive]
 * [http://gpx2shp.sourceforge.jp/ gpx2shp]
 * [http://www.ncc.up.pt/gpsman/ gpsman]
 * [http://www.ncc.up.pt/gpsmanshp/ gpsmanshp]
 * [http://gpstrans.sourceforge.net/ gpstrans]
 * [http://gpsbabel.sourceforge.net/ gpsbabel]
 * [http://thuban.intevation.org/ thuban]
 * [http://gmt.soest.hawaii.edu/ gmt]
 * [http://openscenegraph.sourceforge.net/ OpenSceneGraph]
 * [http://openthreads.sourceforge.net/ OpenThreads]
 * [http://avce00.maptools.org/ Avce00] and [http://avce00.maptools.org/e00compr/ E00compr]
 * [http://ogdi.sourceforge.net/ OGDI]
 * [http://www.openjump.org/ OpenJUMP]: in debian/contrib, because it depend on batik and sun jre. Work is being done to get batik into debian/main, and openjump to work with GNU Classpath. Packaged instead of [http://www.vividsolutions.com/jump/ JUMP]
 * [http://www.vividsolutions.com/jts/jtshome.htm JTS]
 * [http://www.dpi.inpe.br/terralib/ TerraLib]
 * [http://mapnik.berlios.de/ mapnik]
 * [http://edu.kde.org/marble/ marble]
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== Java ==
For further information regarding java gis packages proposed for inclusion in Debian (problems, dependencies, packaging state) see JavaPackagesState. For more info on the Java state in Debian, see the [http://wiki.debian.org/Java/MoveToMain moving java to Debian/main] page.
 * [[http://postgis.refractions.net/|PostGIS]]
 * [[http://www.gdal.org/|GDAL]]: Convert between many geospatial data formats
 * [[http://grass.osgeo.org|GRASS]]: Powerful GIS for modeling and analysis
 * [[http://qgis.org/|QuantumGIS]]: Easy to use GIS. Includes qgis-plugin-grass
 * [[http://mapserver.gis.umn.edu/|Mapserver]]
 * [[http://geos.refractions.net|GEOS]]
 * [[http://proj.maptools.org/|PROJ]]: proj-doc: there are PDF files available, perhaps those would be better?
 * [[http://www.earth3d.org/|Earth3D]]
 * [[http://gpsd.berlios.de/|gpsd]]: GPS hardware daemon
 * [[http://www.gpsdrive.de/|gpsdrive]]: Real time navigation
 * [[http://gpx2shp.sourceforge.jp/|gpx2shp]]
 * [[http://www.ncc.up.pt/gpsman/|gpsman]]
 * [[http://www.ncc.up.pt/gpsmanshp/|gpsmanshp]]
 * [[http://gpstrans.sourceforge.net/|gpstrans]]: Download GPS data from a Garmin serial GPS
 * [[http://gpsbabel.sourceforge.net/|gpsbabel]]: Convert GPS wpt/rte/trk data between many file formats
 * [[http://thuban.intevation.org/|thuban]]
 * [[http://gmt.soest.hawaii.edu/|gmt]]: Generic Mapping Tools (cartography)
 * [[http://openscenegraph.sourceforge.net/|OpenSceneGraph]]
 * [[http://openthreads.sourceforge.net/|OpenThreads]]
 * [[http://avce00.maptools.org/|Avce00]] and [[http://avce00.maptools.org/e00compr/|E00compr]]
 * [[http://ogdi.sourceforge.net/|OGDI]]
 * [[http://www.openjump.org/|OpenJUMP]]: in debian/contrib, because it depend on batik and sun jre. Work is being done to get batik into debian/main, and openjump to work with GNU Classpath. Packaged instead of [[http://www.vividsolutions.com/jump/|JUMP]]
 * [[http://www.vividsolutions.com/jts/jtshome.htm|JTS]]
 * [[http://www.dpi.inpe.br/terralib/|TerraLib]]
 * [[http://mapnik.berlios.de/|mapnik]]
 * [[http://edu.kde.org/marble/|marble]]
 * [[http://viking.sourceforge.net/|Viking]]: a GPS track editor and analyzer
 * [[http://www.paraview.org/|ParaView]]: Very useful for 3D representation of GRASS rasters and vectors. Maintained by the [[http://pkg-scicomp.alioth.debian.org/|Debian Scientific Computing Project]].
 * [[http://packages.debian.org/sid/geotranz|GeoTranz]]: similar in function to "proj" or "cs2cs" from PROJ.4, but in the form of a Java hand calculator.
 * [[http://www.metamodellers.com/epigrass.html|Epigrass]]: epidemiological simulation and analysis
 * [[http://www.rigacci.org/wiki/doku.php/doc/appunti/hardware/gps_logger_i_blue_747|mtkbabel]]: Tool for managing i-Blue 747 and compatible GPS data loggers
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===== Desktop/Analysis/Database =====
 * [http://www.ossim.org Ossim]: currently being worked on (Francesco Lovergine)
 * [http://www.dpi.inpe.br/terraview/ TerraView]: powerful GIS based on [http://www.dpi.inpe.br/terralib/ TerraLib] (already in Debian).
 * [http://www.postlbs.org PosLBS]: powerful routing solution
 * [http://openmodeller.sourceforge.net/ OpenModeller]: species occurrence modelling software
 * [http://r-spatial.sourceforge.net/ r-spatial]: R/GRASS interface for GRASS 6 and other spatial software for R
 * [http://pkgsrc.se/geography/garmin-utils garmin-utils]: similar in scope and function to gpstrans, but works with modern serial Garmins
Sorted by approximate priority.
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===== Java =====
Probably better waiting until Sun java goes into main.
 * [http://udig.refractions.net/ uDig]: User-friendly Desktop Internet GIS (Java)
 * [http://www.gvsig.gva.es/index.php?id=gvsig&L=2 gvSIG]: Java
 * [http://postgis.refractions.net/ Postgisdriver-JUMP]: currently being worked on. Contrib - depends on jump
 * [http://www.geotools.org/ GeoTools]: Java GIS Toolkit
 
===== Live Web Apps =====
There are concerns about official packages for these due to the associated and inherent security support workload
 * [http://www.mapstorer.org/ MapStorer]: database (either MySQL or PostgreSQL) supported system for managing UMN MapServer projects through a web interface
 * [http://ka-map.maptools.org ka-Map!]: An AJAX app that offers an intuitive web interface to UMN Mapserver
 * [http://pywps.wald.intevation.org PyWPS]: Python Web Processing Service
=== Libraries and bindings ===
 * [[ftp://intevation.de/users/bh/|Python Shapelib binding]]
 * [[http://trac.gispython.org/projects/PCL/wiki|Python Cartographic Library]] (PCL)
 * [[http://www.ncc.up.pt/gpsmanshp/|Tcl Shapelib binding]]
 * [[http://sourceforge.net/projects/ruby-shapelib|Ruby Shapelib binding]]
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===== Java =====
 * [http://docs.codehaus.org/display/GEOS/Home GeoServer]
 * [http://www.deegree.org/ Deegree2 and iGeoPortal]: currently being worked on. Binary package structure not yet clear
=== Desktop/Analysis/Database ===
 * [[http://www.ossim.org|Ossim]]: currently being worked on (Francesco Lovergine)
 * [[http://www.postlbs.org|PostLBS]]: powerful '''routing solution''' for PostgreSQL/PostGIS
 * [[http://www.opencpn.org|OpenCpn]]: Navigation software (ITP DebianBug:538067)
 * [[http://www.dpi.inpe.br/terraview/|TerraView]]: powerful GIS based on [[http://www.dpi.inpe.br/terralib/|TerraLib]] (already in Debian, but obsolete)
 * [[http://openmodeller.sourceforge.net/|OpenModeller]]: species occurrence modelling software
 * [[http://r-spatial.sourceforge.net/|r-spatial]]: R/GRASS interface for GRASS 6 and other spatial software for R
 * [[http://www.snafu.org/|garmin-utils]]: similar in scope and function to gpstrans, but works with modern serial Garmins. See also [[http://pkgsrc.se/geography/garmin-utils|the NetBSD port]]
 * [[http://www.efoto.eng.uerj.br/|e-foto]]: aerial photogrammetry. See [[http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?forum_name=e-foto-generic&max_rows=25&style=nested&viewmonth=200705|this unanswered post]]
 * [[http://www.zygrib.org/|zyGrib]] - Real-time weather forecast visualization. Unofficial debian packages available upstream.
 * [[http://www.inventis.ca/ogr2gui/index_en.htm|ogr2gui]] - GUI frontend for GDAL's ogr2ogr vector geodata format converter
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===== 3D Visualization =====
 * [http://www.paraview.org/ ParaView]: Very useful for 3D rapresentation of GRASS rasters and vectors
 * [http://www.vterrain.org/ Visual Terrain Project]: proposed
 * [http://www.llnl.gov/visit/ VisIt]: 3D visualization
 * [http://www.web3d.org/x3d/opensource/ X3D]: modern version of VRML, various libs & apps
 * [http://www.opendx.org/ OpenDX]: the open source version of IBM's Visualization Data Explorer. Uses the IBM Public License
 * [http://www9.informatik.uni-erlangen.de/Persons/Roettger/download/ MINI]: proposed, needed for VTerrain
 * [http://www.andesengineering.com/Producer/index.html OpenProducer]: proposed, useful for OpenSceneGraph
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===== Java =====
 * [http://ww2d.org/ NASA World Wind (Java version)]: Needs JOGL and perhaps SUN Java
 * [http://jogl.dev.java.net/ JOGL]: Java
=== Data ===
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== Lower Priority, to be packaged ==
 * [http://openev.sourceforge.net/ OpenEV]: currently being worked on (Alex Bodnaru); old version, based on gtk1; the new one, based on gtk2, is still unsuitable to packaging
 * [http://www.jgrass.org/ JGrass]: currently being worked on. Contrib - needs jdk1.4, several contrib packages. Currently being fused with uDig - better postpone packaging until settled down?
===== OpenStreetMap =====
[[http://www.openstreetmap.org|OpenStreetmap]]: Useful for upcoming release of gpsdrive
 * [[http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/JOSM|josm]]: Java Open Street Map Editor
 * [[http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/Gosmore|gosmore]]: viewer of OSM XML data such as the planet.osm
 * Mapnik
 * [[http://www.parabola.me.uk/mkgmap|mkgmap]]: OSM to Garmin maps converter
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 * [http://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/res/pi/MB-System/ MB-System]: multibeam, interferometry, and sidescan sonar data processing (GPL) ===== Sample datasets =====
 * GRASS's Spearfish dataset
 * OSGeo's NC sample dataset
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 * [http://sourceforge.net/projects/phppggis/ PhpPgGIS]: [http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=381974 ITP #381974]. Project apparently inactive
 * [http://www.cartoweb.org/pgdijkstra/ pg_dijkstra]: routing module for PostgreSQL 8.x and PostGIS
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 * [http://chameleon.maptools.org/ Chameleon]: Possible licencing problems
 * [http://www.open3dgis.org/ Open3D GIS]: Requires FreeWRL, see http://sourceforge.net/projects/freewrl/. Project apparently dead? [https://sourceforge.net/projects/open3dgis/]
 * [http://sqlitebrowser.sourceforge.net SQLiteBrowser]: Not specifically a GIS app, but useful for managing SQLite databases (e.g. linked to GRASS)
 * [http://www.maptools.org/maplab/ MapLab]: Requires [http://maptools.org/rosa/index.phtml rosa]. Some copyright/licencing [http://lists.alioth.debian.org/pipermail/pkg-grass-general/2005-September/001155.html issues]. Some java and some C compilation needed. Maybe better to postpone it? See http://maptools.org/maplab/index.phtml?page=release-2.2.html. Project apparently abandoned
 * [http://plonemap.makina-corpus.org/ PloneMap]: proposed, needs ZMapServer, [http://www.zope.org Zope], [http://plone.org/ Plone]; may be a chance to combine content and geodata mangement with easy installation of debian packages
 * [http://zmapserver.sourceforge.net/ZMapServer ZMapServer]: proposed, needs mapserver to be compiled and python mapscript to be installed, a [http://www.zope.org Zope-Product]
 * [http://ucsu.colorado.edu/~squiresm/ dxf2svg]: also the reciprocal svg2dxf (depends on pstoedit)
=== Java ===
 * [[http://www.gvsig.gva.es/index.php?id=gvsig&L=2|gvSIG]] '''(top priority)'''
 * [[http://udig.refractions.net/|uDig]]: User-friendly Desktop Internet GIS
 * [[http://geoserver.org|GeoServer]]
 * [[http://geonetwork-opensource.org|GeoServer]]
 * [[http://postgis.refractions.net/|Postgisdriver-JUMP]]: currently being worked on. Contrib - depends on jump
 * [[http://www.geotools.org/|GeoTools]]: Java GIS Toolkit
 * [[http://www.deegree.org/|Deegree2 and iGeoPortal]]: currently being worked on. Binary package structure not yet clear.
 * [[http://ww2d.org/|NASA World Wind (Java version)]]: Needs JOGL and perhaps SUN Java
 * [[http://jogl.dev.java.net/|JOGL]]: Java
 * [[http://www.saig.es/kosmo.php|Kosmos]] Desktop GIS derived from OpenJUMP (an unofficial package available)

For more info on the Java state in Debian, see the [[http://wiki.debian.org/Java/MoveToMain|moving java to Debian/main]] page.

=== Live Web Apps ===
 * [[http://pywps.wald.intevation.org|PyWPS]]: Python Web Processing Service
 * [[http:///www.openlayers.org|OpenLayers]], [[http://tilecache.org|TileCache]], [[http://featureserver.org|FeatureServer]] (all from [[http://www.metacarta.com|MetaCarta]])
 * [[http://www.pmapper.net|p.mapper]] (unofficial [[http://www.pmapper.net/download.shtml|packages]] available

=== 3D Visualization ===

 * [[http://www.vterrain.org/|Visual Terrain Project]]: proposed
 * [[http://www.llnl.gov/visit/|VisIt]]: 3D visualization
 * [[http://www.web3d.org/x3d/opensource/|X3D]]: modern version of VRML, various libs & apps
 * [[http://www.opendx.org/|OpenDX]]: the open source version of IBM's Visualization Data Explorer. Uses the IBM Public License
 * [[http://www9.informatik.uni-erlangen.de/Persons/Roettger/download/|MINI]]: proposed, needed for VTerrain
 * [[http://www.andesengineering.com/Producer/index.html|OpenProducer]]: proposed, useful for OpenSceneGraph

== Lower Priority ==
 * [[http://www.geocities.com/SiliconValley/Haven/2295/useful.html|Shape file utilities, including ShapeChecker]]
 * http://www.primagis.fi/ map extension for Plone; it builds on top of Mapserver, [[http://trac.gispython.org/projects/PCL/wiki|Python Cartographic Library]] (PCL) and Cartographic Objects for Zope (ZCO)
 * [[http://openev.sourceforge.net/|OpenEV]]: currently being worked on (Alex Bodnaru); old version, based on gtk1; the new one, based on gtk2, is still unsuitable to packaging
 * [[http://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/res/pi/MB-System/|MB-System]]: multibeam, interferometry, and sidescan sonar data processing (GPL)
 * [[http://sourceforge.net/projects/phppggis/|PhpPgGIS]]: ITP DebianBug:381974. Project apparently inactive
 * [[http://www.open3dgis.org/|Open3D GIS]]: Requires FreeWRL, see http://sourceforge.net/projects/freewrl/. Project apparently dead? https://sourceforge.net/projects/open3dgis/
 * [[http://ucsu.colorado.edu/~squiresm/|dxf2svg]]: also the reciprocal svg2dxf (depends on pstoedit)
 * [[http://www.jgrass.org/|JGrass]]: currently being worked on. Contrib - needs jdk1.4, several contrib packages. Currently being fused with uDig - better postpone packaging until settled down
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CategoryTeams  . CategoryTeams

DebianGis Packages List

This page lists binary packages proposed for inclusion in Debian, and their status. Please, make the project name links to the upstream project home page. Please keep all packages derived from a given upstream project together.

The package list could be non up-to-date, this list is maintained by hand, please keep it with a grain of salt. See DebianGis Status for a synthesis page of archive status, automatically generated on a daily basis. This page is useful anyway to see interesting packages and comments about. See http://www.debian.org/distrib/packages#search_packages for an updated details.

Ready in official Debian

The packages found in the main Debian repositories may lag behind what is available from the DebianGIS SVN, which may lag behind the latest upstream release. Packages maintained by the DebianGIS team are drawn directly from our SVN.

Geospatial packages of core concern

Meta-packages

  • education-geography task from debian-edu: DebianGIS recommends these additions: qgis, gmt, gdal, proj. (education-geography already depends on grass):

  • GIS "workstation" task

Binary packages

Useful packages to be packaged

Sorted by approximate priority.

Libraries and bindings

Desktop/Analysis/Database

  • Ossim: currently being worked on (Francesco Lovergine)

  • PostLBS: powerful routing solution for PostgreSQL/PostGIS

  • OpenCpn: Navigation software (ITP 538067)

  • TerraView: powerful GIS based on TerraLib (already in Debian, but obsolete)

  • OpenModeller: species occurrence modelling software

  • r-spatial: R/GRASS interface for GRASS 6 and other spatial software for R

  • garmin-utils: similar in scope and function to gpstrans, but works with modern serial Garmins. See also the NetBSD port

  • e-foto: aerial photogrammetry. See this unanswered post

  • zyGrib - Real-time weather forecast visualization. Unofficial debian packages available upstream.

  • ogr2gui - GUI frontend for GDAL's ogr2ogr vector geodata format converter

Data

OpenStreetMap

OpenStreetmap: Useful for upcoming release of gpsdrive

  • josm: Java Open Street Map Editor

  • gosmore: viewer of OSM XML data such as the planet.osm

  • Mapnik
  • mkgmap: OSM to Garmin maps converter

Sample datasets
  • GRASS's Spearfish dataset
  • OSGeo's NC sample dataset

Java

For more info on the Java state in Debian, see the moving java to Debian/main page.

Live Web Apps

3D Visualization

  • Visual Terrain Project: proposed

  • VisIt: 3D visualization

  • X3D: modern version of VRML, various libs & apps

  • OpenDX: the open source version of IBM's Visualization Data Explorer. Uses the IBM Public License

  • MINI: proposed, needed for VTerrain

  • OpenProducer: proposed, useful for ?OpenSceneGraph

Lower Priority