This is a list of the Tasks Debian GIS is made of:
- Data -
Debian GIS data
This metapackage will install some packages providing data that can
be used by different GIS applications.
- Gps -
GPS related programs
Set of Debian packages which are dealing with GPS devices
- Openstreetmap -
OpenStreetMap related programs
Set of Debian packages which are dealing with OpenStreetMap
- Remote sensing -
Remote sensing and earth observation
Debian packages which are dealing with Remote Sensing (for instance
Synthetic Aperture Radar -- SAR)
processing (interferometry, polarimetry, data visualization, etc) and
- Statistics -
Statistics with geographical data
Set of Debian packages which are useful for doing statistics
with geographical data.
- Map server -
Present geographic information via web map server
Debian packages which are dealing with geographical information
to be presented for the web on so called map tile servers. These
are pretty useful when trying to setup an OpenStreetMap tile server
but not restricted to OpenStreetMap data only.
- Workstation -
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) workstation
This task sets up your system to be a GIS workstation to process
geographical information and make maps.