[K12OSN] Open Souce Geography Application

Petre Scheie petre at maltzen.net
Thu May 12 15:29:52 UTC 2005

Not to backtrack or anything, but have you considered MacOnLinux, which can provide OS9, 
to allow those teachers to use World Geograph?


Jim Kronebusch wrote:
> A few of our teachers have used World Geograph on OS9 here for the last
> 80 years.  Next year we are banning the use of anything that doesn't run
> native in OS 10.4 for Mac and pushing to run Linux where possible.  
> So I guess the main features that they use are simple geographical maps
> that they can export to an image file for inserting into presentations,
> and being able to get simple details on regions and cities like average
> climate, population, etc.
> Anyone have any suggestions, I hope to only be able to find alternatives
> for free in Linux.  But I'll even take suggestions for apps under OS
> 10.4.
> Thanks
> Jim Kronebusch
> Cotter Tech Department
> 507-453-5188
> jim at winonacotter.org 

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