GRASS (Geographic Resources Analysis Support System)
Commonly referred to as GRASS, this is free Geographic Information System (GIS) software used for geospatial data management and analysis, image processing, graphics/maps production, spatial modeling, and visualization. GRASS is currently used in academic and commercial settings around the world, as well as by many governmental agencies and environmental consulting companies. GRASS is an official project of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation. GRASS contains modules for raster data manipulation (2D and 3D voxels), vector data manipulation, rendering images on the monitor or paper, multispectral image processing, point data management and general data management, as well as tools for interfacing with digitizers, scanners, and SQL databases as PostgreSQL, and other through an ODBC interface.
DocumentationOnline User Manual - http://grass.osgeo.org/documentation/manuals/
- IRC Help channel
- IRC general channel
- IRC development channel
released on 28 December 2016
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||12 June 2001|
Leaders and contributors
|GRASS Development Team||Maintainer|
Resources and communication
|Bug Tracking||Bug Tracking||http://grass.osgeo.org/development/bug-tracking/|
|Developer||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://grass.osgeo.org/support/mailing-lists/|
|Help||Mailing List Info/Archive||https://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/grass-user|
|Development||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.osgeo.org/mailman/listinfo/grass-dev|
|Weak prerequisite||Mesa 3D|
|Required to use||See http://grass.osgeo.org/grass72/source/REQUIREMENTS.html for a list of required and recommended packages|
|Required to use||Python|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 3 January 2017.
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