Getting LaTeX

This for the information of the Participants of the Workshop to use the following to download the required LaTeX. Download the Pdf version of following content from LaTex_for_Beginners. LaTeX is a free software (under the terms of the LaTeX Project Public License). Before getting started to work typeset the document, we need  to get LaTeX distribution and LaTeX editor….

Why working with Python Scripts in QGIS 2.8 Processing Toolbox

Although Processing Toolbox has graphical modeler to power the usability of already available documents but  it has some limitations: There is no support for conditional statements and loops. Only available models can be used, some algorithms that can be executed from the toolbox do not appear in the list of available algorithms when you are designing…

Error Running SAGA 2.2.0 in QGIS 2.0 installed on UBUNTU 14.04

While running running SAGA 2.2.0 in QGIS 2.0 installed on UBUNTU 14.04  error i got is “Missing dependency.This algorithm cannot be run” . As still i have installed SAGA and checked through console by running saga_cmd. The issue was resolved using Go to Processing->Options and Configuration Click on Providers->SAGA Uncheck “Enable SAGA 2.0.8 compatibility” Thanks

Punjab Remote Sensing Centre, Ludhiana and Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana joins hands to excel in Geo-Spatial Technologies

Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College (GNDEC), Ludhiana, the oldest engineering college of Punjab and Punjab Remote Sensing Centre (PRSC), Ludhiana, a prestigious organisation of Government of Punjab has signed Memorandum of Understating (MoU) today. The MoU signing ceremony held at Testing and Consultancy Cell, Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana. The purpose of MOU is…

Determining the Spatial Accuracy of Polygons Using Buffer Overlay

Originally posted on geoDemesne:
This is the 7th post on on my paper “A Method for Determining and Improving the Horizontal Accuracy of Geospatial Features” Other posts on this topic: 6. Five Methods for Determining the Spatial Accuracy of Lines 8. The Final Solution Buffer Overlay is a geospatial analysis technique that creates a buffer around a control line,…

Ardesia – The free digital sketchpad for Annotation, Presentation etc

Found good  The free digital sketchpad, which Open Source and  can be downloaded from http://code.google.com/p/ardesia/. Ardesia is the free digital sketchpad software that help you to make coloured free-hand annotations with digital ink everywhere, record them and share on the network. It is easy to use and impressively fast and reactive. You can draw upon the…

Setting Java Home on Ubuntu

First One is Edit the system Path file /etc/profile sudo -H gedit /etc/profile # always use -H when you sudo a gui program or anything else which might write config files to the $HOME directory. Add following lines in end JAVA_HOME=/usr/lib/jvm/jdk1.7.0 PATH=$PATH:$HOME/bin:$JAVA_HOME/bin export JAVA_HOME export JRE_HOME export PATH Second is sudo gedit /etc/environment then add…

Why Latex and when not to choose Latex

Reference I love to work in Latex Because, there is one big of the advantages of LaTeX over other more traditional systems (e.g. Word or OpenOffice) is that it possess high typographical quality of the documents that you’ll be able to produce. This is particularly true for documents that are heavy on mathematics, but documents for…

A comparison between Google Map Application & Here Mobile App

Reference to article Google Maps has been the primary location and navigation app on Android devices, thanks in part to Google’s agreement with Android vendors, making it must have on their devices, but in part also because of lack of compelling alternatives. That’s going to change with Navteq (Now HERE) bringing its fully-featured Map and navigation…

Installing pgf-pie.sty package files to ubuntu

Neat & Clean Method to Draw Pie Chart in Latex over Ubuntu(14.04 LTS). The pgf-pie is package provided by google developers for drawing pie chart in latex is using pgf-pie style class. i downloaded the pgf-pie from google at link  https://code.google.com/p/pgf-pie/ Once downloaded now how to install this file on to ubuntu. One thing that…

OSM quality assessment with QGIS: network length

Originally posted on Free and Open Source GIS Ramblings:
In my previous post, I presented a Processing model to determine positional accuracy of street networks. Today, I’ll cover another very popular tool to assess OSM quality in a region: network length comparison. Here’s the corresponding slide from my FOSS4G presentation which shows an example of…