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Reformatted the README files to display nicely in a terminal.

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-The Powerhouse Museum (http://www.powerhousemuseum.com/ ) in Sydney is an interesting collection of Australian contemporary and historical memorabilia. Well worth a visit if you've got half a day to kill in Sydney some time.
+The Powerhouse Museum (http://www.powerhousemuseum.com/ ) in Sydney is an
+interesting collection of Australian contemporary and historical memorabilia.
+Well worth a visit if you've got half a day to kill in Sydney some time.
-The dataset used in this talk is a textual summary of all the items in the museum's collection and can be downloaded from http://www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/download.php . The data is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Sharealike 2.5 Australia license. This particular tutorial used a version that was downloaded on June 22, 2010, but there's nothing particularly special about that copy.
+The dataset used in this talk is a textual summary of all the items in the
+museum's collection and can be downloaded from
+http://www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/download.php . The data is
+licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Sharealike 2.5 Australia license.
+This particular tutorial used a version that was downloaded on June 22, 2010,
+but there's nothing particularly special about that copy.
-When "python manage.py syncdb --noinput" is run to initialise the database, an admin user with username "admin" and password "admin" will automatically be created. The currents settings use a local sqlite database. However, for speed of import when I was developing this, I used an sqlite database on a memory-backed filesystem (in Linux). I ran:
+When "python manage.py syncdb --noinput" is run to initialise the database, an
+admin user with username "admin" and password "admin" will automatically be
+created. The currents settings use a local sqlite database. However, for speed
+of import when I was developing this, I used an sqlite database on a
+memory-backed filesystem (in Linux). I ran:
mount -t tmpfs -o uid=500,gid=500 tmpfs /home/malcolm/store
# Changed settings.py to put the database in ~/store/phm.sqlite
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@@ -2,7 +2,11 @@ The two Django projects here were used to illustrate data importing techniques
in my talk "Displaying Australian datasets with Django" at PyCon-AU, 27 June,
2010.
-All original text and data is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Australia license. Refer to http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/au/ . As far as attribution for reuse goes, it suffices to use my name (Malcolm Tredinnick) as the author.
+All original text and data is released under the Creative Commons
+Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Australia license. Refer to
+http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/au/ . As far as attribution for
+reuse goes, it suffices to use my name (Malcolm Tredinnick) as the author.
-All code is licensed under the new-style BSD license (the same license as Django), as described in the LICENSE.txt file.
+All code is licensed under the new-style BSD license (the same license as
+Django), as described in the LICENSE.txt file.
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-This project contains code and models for importing data about Australia's river basins. It uses data from 1997, updated slightly over the years up to 2004. I downloaded the version I used on June 22, 2010.
+This project contains code and models for importing data about Australia's
+river basins. It uses data from 1997, updated slightly over the years up to
+2004. I downloaded the version I used on June 22, 2010.
-Data is available from https://www.ga.gov.au/products/servlet/controller?event=GEOCAT_DETAILS&catno=42343 and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribute 3.0 Australia license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/au/). The *_shp.zip file is a 13 M download and that's the one I was using here (SHP datafiles are easy to use with GeoDjango).
+Data is available from https://www.ga.gov.au/products/servlet/controller?event=GEOCAT_DETAILS&catno=42343
+and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribute 3.0 Australia license
+(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/au/). The *_shp.zip file is a 13 M
+download and that's the one I was using here (SHP datafiles are easy to use
+with GeoDjango).
-That license applies to the Australian Government Geoscience data (which isn't included in this package for space reasons). My own original code and test are licensed under the terms in the README.txt file in the parent directory.
+That license applies to the Australian Government Geoscience data (which isn't
+included in this package for space reasons). My own original code and test are
+licensed under the terms in the README.txt file in the parent directory.
I used a PostGIS database to load the data:

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