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OSGeoLive 14.0 Released

  1. April 2021

Version 14.0 of the OSGeoLive GIS software collection has been released.

Release Highlights

Highlights for this release include:

  • New applications MapCache, GeoExt, t-rex, actinia.
  • Additional Python modules like Fiona, rasterio, cartopy, pandas, geopandas, mappyfile.
  • Improved documentation and four new translations, now supporting: English | Deutsch | Español | Suomen kieli | Français | Italiano | 日本語 | Hungarian.

14* Version updates to many of the included packages.

  • 100 % translation to Hungarian. Zoltán Siki, one of the Hungarian translators, pointed out the need for the translation and will use it at GIS courses at University in Budapest.
  • Command line introduction.
  • Improved Quickstart for OSM thanks to Enock.
  • VMDK - first time.

XXX, says "....Thank you OSGeoLive team and congratulations on this release."

OSGeoLive 14 is ready to be used at events. It will be used at FOSSGIS Konferenz 2021 in June (https.fossgis-konferenz.de/2021) and FOSS4G 2021 in September 2021 (http://foss4g.org).

Download

Download the OSGeoLive 14.0 image at https://live.osgeo.org/en/download.html

About OSGeoLive

OSGeoLive is a Lubuntu based distribution of Geospatial Open Source Software, available via a Virtual Machine, USB and DVD. OSGeoLive is pre-installed with robust open source geospatial software, which can be tried without installing anything.

It includes:

  • Close to 50 quality geospatial Open Source applications installed and pre-configured
  • Free world maps and sample datasets
  • Project Overview and step-by-step Quickstart for each application
  • Lightning presentation of all applications, along with speaker's script
  • Translations to multiple languages

Homepage: https://live.osgeo.org

Credits

Hundreds of people have directly helped with OSGeoLive packaging, documenting and translating, and thousands have been involved in building the packaged software. Thank you to all involved.

https://live.osgeo.org/en/sponsors.html

Sponsoring organisations