Author Archives: Mario

Copying features between layers in gvSIG Desktop

From some time ago there is a tool in gvSIG Desktop, very useful for certain projects, that allow us to copy features from a layer to another one. For example, a common case may be when we have a layer … Continue reading

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Correction of shapefiles with errors in gvSIG Desktop

Since gvSIG 2.3, when a shapefile has corrupt geometries it is loaded in the Table of Contents (ToC) but not in the View, but we can have the option to correct that layer. One of the reasons is that if … Continue reading

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OpenGeoFiction: fictitious maps in gvSIG Desktop

We are going to show a curiosity for fictitious maps lovers. OpenGeoFiction is a project based on the OpenStreetMap platform aimed to create a fictitious world. Seas, rivers, cities, countries… a virtual world that grows every day. Therefore, OpenGeoFiction is … Continue reading

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Corrección de ficheros SHP con errores en gvSIG Desktop

Desde la versión 2.3 de gvSIG, cuando una capa SHP tiene geometrías corruptas se carga en la tabla de contenidos pero no en la Vista, pero podemos tener la opción de corregir dicha capa. Uno de los motivos es que … Continue reading

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‘Just Side’, tool to identify social and environmental injustices in Ibero-America

A network of Ibero-American universities and companies led by the Portuguese University of Coimbra and in which the gvSIG Association participates, will develop the ‘Just Side‘ tool during the next years, a program based on the ‘geo-law‘ that will identify … Continue reading

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SIGPobla, a successful case study of a Spatial Data Infrastructure in a municipality

During the 3rd gvSIG Festival there was an interesting presentation about SIGPobla, a successful case study of a Spatial Data Infrastructure in La Pobla de Vallbona municipality. That presentation dealt with the implementation of the SDI of La Pobla de Vallbona, … Continue reading

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Video about The Horton Machine plugin available: new geoprocesses for gvSIG

The recording of the video about The Horton Machine plugin is now available. This plugin adds hundreds of new geoprocesses to gvSIG. This presentation was given during the 3rd gvSIG Festival, and it shows how to work with this new … Continue reading

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Video of the presentation about ‘Emergency management and prevention with gvSIG Online’ available

During the 3rd gvSIG Festival there was a presentation about “Emergency management and prevention with gvSIG Online“, a different application of the platform for Spatial Data Infrastructures implementation based on open source software, carried out by the gvSIG Association. At … Continue reading

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Cómo utilizar gvSIG Mobile, el SIG en software libre para toma de datos en campo

Durante el 3er Festival gvSIG se ha realizado una presentación práctica sobre cómo trabajar con gvSIG Mobile, el SIG en software libre para toma de datos en campo, y su integración con gvSIG Desktop, el SIG en software libre que … Continue reading

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How to use gvSIG Mobile, open source GIS for field data gathering

During the 3rd gvSIG Festival there has been a practical presentation about how to work with gvSIG Mobile, the open source GIS for field data gathering, and its integration with gvSIG Desktop, the open source GIS that allows an advance … Continue reading

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