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MAPFILE DEVELOPER SCRIPT
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Minimalistic HTML viewer for UMN MapServer mapfiles in simple
standalone WSGI server.

To get help run '$ ./viewer.py' without any arguments.


DIFFERENCES (ADVANTAGES) TO MAPSERVER 6 BUILT-IN VIEWER
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* Works for MapServer < 6.0

* Doesn't require web server running on Your machine. It creates its
own WSGI server which is more like a development environments should look
like (Django dev server).

* Usable debug messages in console

* Possibilities to override CONNECTION setting - in production one can use
different credentials than in development.

* Possibility to override some other parameters line EXTENT. It creates
possibility to work with many projects with the same base mapfile. More
overriding options to come.

* Simple mapfile syntax check tool.


DEPENDENCIES
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* python-mapscript


CREDITS
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* OpenLayers Dark theme - Development Seed, Inc.


LICENSE
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GNU General Public License, version 2
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