June 2017 ยท 1 minute read

Current Version 5.8.1

Portable GIS is a windows-only set of open source GIS packages ready to install or copy onto a USB stick, and run with no additional configuration.

  • Desktop GIS packages QGIS version 2.18.11 LTR

  • FWTools (GDAL and OGR toolkit)

  • Apache2 and Php5

  • PostgreSQL (version 9.1)/Postgis (version 2.1)

  • Mapserver 5.6 and 6, OpenLayers.

  • Python 2.7 with GDAL 1.9 libraries and Psycopg2

  • Loader- for loading gml such as Ordnance Survey Mastermap into a PostgreSQL Database

  • Mapnik

  • Geoserver 2.8

  • Utilities- portable firefox, pdf reader and text editor

Suggestions for additional software to include are always welcome, but inclusion may not always be possible due to build or logistical concerns.