[okfn-help] DevCSI Developer Focus - 16th/17th Feb 2011, London

Rufus Pollock rufus.pollock at okfn.org
Fri Dec 17 09:50:10 GMT 2010

On 15 December 2010 21:14, Jo Walsh <jo at frot.org> wrote:
> On 15/12/2010 16:44, Rufus Pollock wrote:
>> On 15 December 2010 10:44, Jo Walsh<jo at frot.org>  wrote:
>>> This JISC event should be an interesting gathering; there is also space
>>> for
>>> workshops; would "extending CKAN" be interesting / someone from the CKAN
>>> developer community interested in running?
>> Yes, I'd volunteer for that, perhaps in collaboration with you Jo if
>> you'll be there (we'd also finally have a chance to finish our
>> geo-attributes / geo-packages effort :)  )
> That would be really great. I'll definitely be there, am on the DevCSI
> advisory board this year (as is Ben O'Steen).

Amazing -- I have already signed up and fingers crossed will be
allocated a ticket!

> Perhaps finishing some work on geo-packages will spur me to finish the blog
> entry I've been sitting on for the past year ;)

Great. I should note we have not got a proper extension/plugin system
for CKAN [1] that makes it super-easy to extend with these kind of


[1]: http://packages.python.org/ckan/plugins.html

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