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Re: GIS @ ...debian.org/blends/ch-general.en.html#s-status

On Tue, Nov 5, 2013 at 11:56 PM, Sebastiaan Couwenberg
<sebastic@xs4all.nl> wrote:
> On 11/05/2013 11:26 PM, Tobias Conradi wrote:
>> Maybe change
>> http://blends.alioth.debian.org/blends/ch-general.en.html#s-status
>> "graphical information system (GIS) that is used by geographers"
> I'd leave out the GIS abbreviation, because the example is in line with
> the rest of the paragraph. I read that sentence to refer to desktop
> software such as QGIS, not meaning geographical information systems in
> general.

Even in the string QGIS the GIS part refers is a geographic and not a
graphic(al) information system. Graphical information systems could
also be diagrams or any infographics.

"A Free and Open Source Geographic Information System"

Kind regards

Tobias Conradi
Rheinsberger Str. 18
10115 Berlin


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