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From Mike Carey <dtab...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: ASTERIXDB-1371: Support the standard GIS objects
Date Mon, 08 May 2017 18:01:42 GMT
I would also suggest playing with the current geo support in AsterixDB 
(curretn types and indexing and functions in queries) to get warmed up.  
Welcome aboard...!!

Cheers,

Mike


On 5/8/17 8:51 AM, Riyafa Abdul Hameed wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I have been selected to contribute to the issue ASTERIXDB-1371
> <https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/ASTERIXDB-1371> for GSoC this time.
> This being the community bonding period I am trying to familiarize myself
> with the code base of AsterixDB and to get a grasp of the task.
>
> I am under the impression that the package *org.apache.asterix.om
> <http://org.apache.asterix.om> *has the classes for handling data models
> for AsterixDB and have been looking into them to figure out the
> implementation details. Please correct me if I am mistaken.
>
> I have also been reading on the specification for well known text[1] and
> GeoJSON[2] and have been trying to figure out if implementing one of them
> would suffice (if so which one) or if both needs to be implemented. If both
> needs to be implemented we should decide which needs to be implemented
> first. I was thinking of going for GeoJSON as it seems to have a wider
> usage.
>
> Any suggestions on how I should proceed with the project would be highly
> valued.
>
> [1] http://docs.opengeospatial.org/is/12-063r5/12-063r5.html
> [2] https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc7946
>
> Thank you.
>
> Yours sincerely,
> Riyafa
>


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