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Geographic Information System

Quantum GIS (QGIS) is a Geographic Information System (GIS) built for GNU/Linux. QGIS supports vector, raster, and database formats.



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Janet Casey

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12 March 2004

Leaders and contributors

QGIS Project Manager Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=55820
SupportMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/qgis-use
Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webviewhttp://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=55820&atid=478378
DeveloperMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/qgis-developer

Software prerequisites

Weak prerequisitePostGIS (database support for vector layers)
Weak prerequisitePostgreSQL
Required to useQt
Required to buildGDAL/OGR
Required to buildQt


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