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History of FOSS4G

21 Aug 2008 | mloskot

Today, George Silva asked on the OSGeo Discuss mailing list for some details on history of Free and Open Source Software for GIS. Shortly, the discussion has turned into a very interesting brainstorm session resulting in detailed overview of FOSS4G roots and chronology.

More on Brief history of GIS OSS (bit off topic?)

Update: 22-08-2008:

Based on the discussion about history of FOSS4G, dedicated article on OSGeo Wiki has been started: Open Source GIS History

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