GeoTools licensed under the LGPL. The user guide license page describes the less restrictive license for documentation and source code examples.
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The developers guide outlines ways to contribute to GeoTools using patches, pull requests and setting up new modules.
If you are already experienced with GitHub please check our pull request page before you start!
GeoTools uses Apache Maven for a build system. To build the library run maven from the root of the repository.
% mvn clean install
See the user guide for more details.
The user list is for all questions related to GeoTools usage.
The dev list is for questions related to hacking on the GeoTools library itself.
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