Using Qgis Python Scripting in the NZ Rail Maps Project: 1 – WebMaps

Good evening. As part of the development of the NZ Rail Maps Project, recently custom Python scripting has been incorporated into the main window GUI and Composer / Layout to speed up processing of various aspects. This is summarised in different sections below. In order to create the content of the NZRM WebMaps site, various… Continue reading Using Qgis Python Scripting in the NZ Rail Maps Project: 1 – WebMaps

Managing Web Map tiles on a Debian computer, and other Webmap technical complexities

Webmaps are a great tool for everyday use to view a map in a browser, and they are getting a lot of use from Google Maps and Open Street Maps down. What is not really seen in these technologies is some of the challenges that have to be overcome to produce them ready to go… Continue reading Managing Web Map tiles on a Debian computer, and other Webmap technical complexities