Reinvention is good for Innovation
So after talking to Nick and working discovering more about GIS,
cartography, and geography in general I have come to the conclusion
that I need to spend the next several years working on a GIS system
So read my <a href="http://www.dasbistro.com/~sam/essays/a-gis-for-hackers.txt">notes/manifesto</a>.
I have devtoed some brainpower off and on for the past few days to
reinventing the problem domain of GIS. In doing this pondering I have
decide to stick it out with <a href="http://grass.ibiblio.org/">GRASS</a> which has some problems, but for the
most part works.
Now to take apart how it does things and make them super. Step 1:
v.export.svg and scheme bindings!