Re: an interesting message on Gnotices
- From: Miguel de Icaza <miguel ximian com>
- To: ERDI Gergo <cactus cactus rulez org>
- Cc: GNOME hackers <gnome-hackers gnome org>
- Subject: Re: an interesting message on Gnotices
- Date: 24 May 2001 16:05:23 -0400
> "Here is a practical example. I believe that Microsoft's TerraServer, a
> website hosting tons of satellite images of the earth, has the ability to
> be called via SOAP to retrieve images of any single point on the planet.
> It would be fairly easy using SOAP to write a minimal graphical
> application in GTK using C and this SOUP library that would allow the user
> to type in a set of coordinates, press submit, and get back a nice high
> resolution image."
We should make an embeddable Bonobo component that does that, so every
one can just embed a map displayer.
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