2011 TIGER Boundary Files in SpatiaLite Format

Over on the SpatiaLite Google Group, Stine Consulting announced the availability of 2011 TIGER Boundary files in SpatiaLite format. Despite initial enthusiasm, mainstream uptake of SpatiaLite has been slow but I think that’s about to change. Large organizations, such as the US Army, are showing a much more serious interest in SpatiaLite as they expand … Read more 2011 TIGER Boundary Files in SpatiaLite Format

SpatiaLite 3.0 Beta Is Available

Alessandro Furieri announced the availability of the beta of SpatiaLite 3.0.0 on 17 August. It can be downloaded here: http://www.gaia-gis.it/spatialite-3.0.0-BETA/index.html. Some of the more interesting additions include additional support for topology and the ability to export GeoJSON. I did a very quick test with QGIS 1.7.0 and was able to directly access and edit a … Read more SpatiaLite 3.0 Beta Is Available

SpatiaLite Provider Now In SharpMap Repository

I got a surprise e-mail from Felix today letting me know that the SpatiaLite provider I posted some time ago, along with Kev’s great spatial index work, has been included in the SharpMap repository. If you’re looking for one place to pick them up, now you’ve got it. If you haven’t checked out SharpMap or … Read more SpatiaLite Provider Now In SharpMap Repository

SpatiaLite Provider Code for SharpMap 0.9

I mentioned in an earlier post that I was working on building a SpatiaLite data provider for SharpMap 0.9. That effort was mainly a learning exercise for me as work has already begun on one for SharpMap 2.0. I am making the source code available below. I have unit tested it (thanks mbUnit3 and Gallio) so it should be pretty solid.

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SpatiaLite 2.3.0 Released

Alessandro has been very busy lately. He announced, via the SpatiaLite Google Group, the release of version 2.3.0. The new features include (from the announcement): – supporting Routing [VirtualNetwork] – supporting EXIF GPS pictures – compatibility support for FDO/OGR RFC16 [VirtualFDO] – intensive and generalize debugging – AMALGAMATION: all the stuff put in a single … Read more SpatiaLite 2.3.0 Released

Odds and Ends (SpatiaLite and Stuff)

It has been quite a while since I last blogged. The holidays are always a busy time of year with family a friends and work has been somewhat busy as well. We established a new presence in Colorado Springs (I’ll be traveling there at the end of January). Additionally, I’ve been busy with project work … Read more Odds and Ends (SpatiaLite and Stuff)