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[2.1.x] Updated GIS install instructions to use placeholders for GIS …

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brylie authored and timgraham committed Jun 12, 2018
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  1. +12 −13 docs/ref/contrib/gis/install/geolibs.txt
  2. +6 −6 docs/ref/contrib/gis/install/spatialite.txt
@@ -98,16 +98,15 @@ internal geometry representation used by GeoDjango (it's behind the "lazy"
geometries). Specifically, the C API library is called (e.g., ``libgeos_c.so``)
directly from Python using ctypes.
-First, download GEOS 3.4.2 from the GEOS website and untar the source
-archive::
+First, download GEOS from the GEOS website and untar the source archive::
- $ wget http://download.osgeo.org/geos/geos-3.4.2.tar.bz2
- $ tar xjf geos-3.4.2.tar.bz2
+ $ wget http://download.osgeo.org/geos/geos-X.Y.Z.tar.bz2
+ $ tar xjf geos-X.Y.Z.tar.bz2
Next, change into the directory where GEOS was unpacked, run the configure
script, compile, and install::
- $ cd geos-3.4.2
+ $ cd geos-X.Y.Z
$ ./configure
$ make
$ sudo make install
@@ -159,15 +158,15 @@ reference systems.
First, download the PROJ.4 source code and datum shifting files [#]_::
- $ wget http://download.osgeo.org/proj/proj-4.9.1.tar.gz
- $ wget http://download.osgeo.org/proj/proj-datumgrid-1.5.tar.gz
+ $ wget http://download.osgeo.org/proj/proj-X.Y.Z.tar.gz
+ $ wget http://download.osgeo.org/proj/proj-datumgrid-X.Y.tar.gz
Next, untar the source code archive, and extract the datum shifting files in the
``nad`` subdirectory. This must be done *prior* to configuration::
- $ tar xzf proj-4.9.1.tar.gz
- $ cd proj-4.9.1/nad
- $ tar xzf ../../proj-datumgrid-1.5.tar.gz
+ $ tar xzf proj-X.Y.Z.tar.gz
+ $ cd proj-X.Y.Z/nad
+ $ tar xzf ../../proj-datumgrid-X.Y.tar.gz
$ cd ..
Finally, configure, make and install PROJ.4::
@@ -189,9 +188,9 @@ supports :doc:`GDAL's vector data <../gdal>` capabilities [#]_.
First download the latest GDAL release version and untar the archive::
- $ wget http://download.osgeo.org/gdal/1.11.2/gdal-1.11.2.tar.gz
- $ tar xzf gdal-1.11.2.tar.gz
- $ cd gdal-1.11.2
+ $ wget http://download.osgeo.org/gdal/X.Y.Z/gdal-X.Y.Z.tar.gz
+ $ tar xzf gdal-X.Y.Z.tar.gz
+ $ cd gdal-X.Y.Z
Configure, make and install::
@@ -49,9 +49,9 @@ just skip this section.
To install from sources, download the latest amalgamation source archive from
the `SQLite download page`__, and extract::
- $ wget https://sqlite.org/sqlite-amalgamation-3.6.23.1.tar.gz
- $ tar xzf sqlite-amalgamation-3.6.23.1.tar.gz
- $ cd sqlite-3.6.23.1
+ $ wget https://www.sqlite.org/YYYY/sqlite-amalgamation-XXX0000.zip
+ $ unzip sqlite-amalgamation-XXX0000.zip
+ $ cd sqlite-amalgamation-XXX0000
Next, run the ``configure`` script -- however the ``CFLAGS`` environment variable
needs to be customized so that SQLite knows to build the R*Tree module::
@@ -72,9 +72,9 @@ SpatiaLite library (``libspatialite``)
Get the latest SpatiaLite library source bundle from the
`download page`__::
- $ wget https://www.gaia-gis.it/gaia-sins/libspatialite-sources/libspatialite-4.1.0.tar.gz
- $ tar xaf libspatialite-4.1.0.tar.gz
- $ cd libspatialite-4.1.0
+ $ wget https://www.gaia-gis.it/gaia-sins/libspatialite-sources/libspatialite-X.Y.Z.tar.gz
+ $ tar xaf libspatialite-X.Y.Z.tar.gz
+ $ cd libspatialite-X.Y.Z
$ ./configure
$ make
$ sudo make install

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