To follow this guide and program with the LandSerf classes you will need:
You may also find it useful to have available:
Linking your Java classes with the LandSerf libraries; compiling and running a 'Hello World' application; creating spatial object matadata from within a Java program.
Creating new raster maps; creating and editing raster metadata; processing raster values.
Handling vector metadata; how vector maps are organised; creating and processing vector maps.
Storing spatial objects in a
GISFrame; handling threaded processes; where input and output is stored.