Author Archives: mjlobato76

Resistance to Change

Each time that we want to undertake a new transformation project, it is usual to have among the factors, one too classic: “The Resistance to Change”; and yes, of course it has to be taken into account, but we would … Continue reading

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#11gvsig: gvSIG applied to town planning (Workshop)

After the successful reception of the “gvSIG applied to town planning” workshop in the gvSIG LAC Conference and gvSIG Perú Conference, we think it would be interesting to offer it in the International gvSIG Conference. The workshop will take place … Continue reading

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Technology neutrality or technological somnambulism?

How many times we don´t stop hearing about technology neutrality as a reasonable position? Well, the technology issue is not something “as neutral”. The concept of technology neutrality raises the idea of the inevitability of technological development as itself and … Continue reading

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#11gvSIG: Code Sprint

During the 11th International gvSIG Conference there will be a Code Sprint for gvSIG Desktop developers (Java and Python). Since at the #11gvsig conference a lot of gvSIG developers will be present, we think this activity might be a strategic … Continue reading

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Editing Spreadsheets from gvSIG Scripting for reporting

Following up on last week´s topic about Automate-reporting-in-gvsig-using-scripting, we are going to explain how can we make the same but using a spreadsheet file template (ODS). In the previous post, we explained how to install jOpendocument library and how to … Continue reading

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Automate reporting in gvSIG using Scripting

Reporting can be a tedious and repetive task, which can be automated. After some questions came up related to this topic in the user list and due to the possible utility for the community, we have developed an script for … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.2 available!

Available the new gvSIG 2.2 version. gvSIG 2.2 goes one step forward in the evolution of this opensource GIS. There are some new functionalities, some of them very remarkable and some improvements in stability which have given strength through each … Continue reading

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How to work with a form, browsing selected records using scripting in gvSIG 2.1

English translation of the article by Joaquin del Cerro. Hi everyone… Yesterday, someone in gvSIG users mailing list asked about how to make something with scripting. Basically what was intended was to present a custom form using a script that … Continue reading

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Create labels by scale (new extension)

English translation of the article by Álvaro Anguix. We have already seen how to create legends by scale with the new extension “Complex Legend”. Having this new extension installed in our gvSIG, we also will be able to create labels … Continue reading

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New extension: Create legends by scale

English translation of the article by Álvaro Anguix. We carry on moving towards gvSIG 2.2 with a new add-on that allows working with legends by scale (also with labels, but we’ll see that in another post). The plugin is called … Continue reading

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