Category Archives: english

Compiling and debugging an example plugin for gvSIG 2.1.0 from an IDE (NetBeans)

English translation of the article by Joaquin del Cerro. Hi everyone, I´m back to explain to you, how download the sources of one of the gvSIG project´s example and how compile it and debug it. In this article, I will … Continue reading

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How to download and compile a gvSIG 2.1.0 plugin

English translation of the article by Joaquin del Cerro. Hello again, In the previous article, “Como descargar y compilar gvSIG 2.1.0 en Linux y Windows“ “How to download and compile gvSIG 2.1.0 on Linux and Windows” I left some stuff … Continue reading

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Geocoding in gvSIG 2.1 using scripting and GeoPy

English translation of the article by Joaquin del Cerro. Hi, I ‘m here again. This time to speak about a very quick scripting . A few days ago Oscar Martinez told me that he had seen a python library to … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: Dyschromatopsia / colour blindness extension

We have included an extension in gvSIG 2.1, that can be curious for a lot of users but it’s very interesting for users that have colour perception problems. In fact we find this functionality essential in some fields, as the … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: Symbol Library of urban interest points

As we mentioned in a previous post, for gvSIG 2.1 we have included a new set of symbol libraries. These libraries are also included among the basic installation packages (but they are not installed by default). What does that mean? … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: from Excel to gvSIG

During the last Google Summer Code a new plugin for gvSIG 2.1 was developed. This plugin allows to load data saved in Microsoft Excel format. This plug-in will be included by default in the next build of gvSIG, but it is … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: Alphanumeric editor at the view

One of the new features that has been included in the last gvSIG 2.1 builds, thanks to the Brazilian company GAUSS geotecnologia e engenharia, is an easy and useful tool: an alphanumeric editor that allows to edit the attributes of … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: Derived Geometries

The function called Derived Geometries is now available in gvSIG 2.1. We can install, as usual, through the Addons Manager . And how this new function works? It creates layers of polygons or lines from a point layer , or … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: symbol library of geology

In gvSIG 2.1 users will find a new set of symbol libraries completing further the wide range of existing symbols. One of these new symbol libraries is related to geology. This library includes mainly 2 sets of symbols. On the … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: A full set of legends

All legends available in previous versions have been migrated to gvSIG 2.1, so now we have a wide range of possibilities to represent our data. Let’s look at some of these possibilities. We worked with a polygon layer to represent … Continue reading

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