GIS Knoppix 1.1 review

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License: GPL (GNU General Public License)
File size: 715534K
Developer: Pirmin Kalberer
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GIS-Knoppix is a bootable Linux CD with pre-installed GIS software.

It is based on Knoppix.

Here are some key features of "GIS Knoppix":
Linux with KDE and many applications
GRASS 6.0.0beta with Spearfish dataset
Raster/vector GIS, image processing system, and graphics production system
UMN MapServer 4.4.1
Environment for building spatially enabled Internet applications
PostgreSQL 7.4.6 / PostGIS
Postgres database with PostGIS extension
MySQL 4.1.9
MySQL database with spatial extensions
QGis 0.6
Viewer and data analysis for vector and raster data with PostGIS support
TerraView 2.0
Viewer and data analysis for vector with DB support
Jump 1.1.2
Workbench for viewing, editing, and processing spatial datasets
Thuban 1.0.0
Interactive geographic data viewer
MapLab 2.0.1
Suite of web-based tools to create and manage MapServer applications and map files
MapDesk 0.7
Viewer/editor for UMN Mapserver
Compiler and UML editor for Interlis formats
and other software
GPSdrive, GPSMan, ...

What's New in This Release:
Added PostGIS, MySQL 4.1, TerraView, Jump, Thuban, Interlis, MapDesk
Spearfish data set for GRASS
Based on Knoppix 3.3
Many updates: Mapserver 4.0.1, OpenOffice 1.1, etc.

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