[Proj] Book: Web Mapping Illustrated
tylermitchell at shaw.ca
Thu Dec 29 12:48:59 EST 2005
Paul Anderson wrote:
> I am currently exploring low cost options that allows for the creation of a
> web map of Grayson County, Virginia showing cemetery locations (Genealogy
> Stuff). See http://www.ls.net/~newriver/graysoncem/graysoncem.htm
> Note: There is a picture of me in one section.
> The web map has to be either no or low cost since the county only has 17,000
> people and not all of them are tax payers. Most of the cemeteries are out in
> the middle of someone's pasture -- no street address. Many of the current
> web mapping apps are crippled either visually or in how you can manipulate
> With those thoughts in mind, the book at the link below talks about, and
> uses, Proj.4: http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/webmapping/
> Has anyone on the list worked with the book, and can comment on it?
Sounds like you've got your work cut out for you, but I think you'll find the
tools are all ripe for the picking. I can certainly comment on my book for
you :) Is there something in particular you want to know more about?
Author, Web Mapping Illustrated
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